Congress tries to punish Palestinians; U.S. Jews 'march' on Washington
The American Jewish community commemorates the 1987 March on Washington that brought 250,000 people to demonstrate in support of Soviet Jewry, while the Palestinians are enjoying international support.
This week, the Palestinians scored another victory - this time in Washington. Several U.S.Congressmen who tried to introduce amendments to the National Defense Budget aimed at punishing the Palestinians for the unilateral step at the UN have thus far failed.
Some of the proposals included withdrawing funding to UN agencies, curbing financial aid to the Palestinian Authority should they go to the...