The problem is not was Israel does to defend itself. The elephant in the room is what Israel does that can be not explained as defense. Expanding the settlements, the buildning of the wall inside ockupied territory, discriminations against the palestininan population, unability to handle militant and racist settlers, a foreign minister seen as a clown outside Israel. Nobody can be proud of this mess, and of course modern Jews overseas disconnect thmeselfes from embarassement.
Women suicide bombers kill 15 in mosque in Nigeria (AP)
from the article: The dangerous myopia of American Jewish leaders