76 Ronnie Wolman - Maybe I'm too Tolerant - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 05.01.07 | 23:08 (IST)

    Maybe I'm too tolerant, but I don't buy into ethnic threats within the US. Personally, I see no advantage or disadvantage either way. I always vote based on what a candidate says and does. Sure there are lots who think otherwise, but that's their problem. Remember the "threat" of Jack Kennedy being Catholic? As to those illegal Mexicans if they were Jewish, my guess is that they'd be treated like . . . Mexicans. The redneck Minutemen would be out denouncing the threat and guarding the borders. But that's happened with every ethnic migration into the US. In the 19th century, the threat was the Irish, in the early 20th it was the Italians and eastern europeans. Eventually everybody assimilates or leaves.

    from the article: First thought on most Jewish Congress ever: Wow. Second thought: Oy
    First published 00:00 05.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.01.07
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