Anti-Settlement is NOT Anti-Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Avshalom Beni
    • 05.12.09 | 11:47 (IST)

    Being anti-settlement and pro peace based on a two state solution where the security and dignity of life are equal for both Jews and Palestinians is NOT anti-Israel. It is for many of us the most sane, moral, and PRO-ISRAEL policy one could have. For MANY of us Jewish Israelis, Barak Obama's is the best administration we could hope for -- for us and not anyone else. Jews have led the struggles for democracy and equality throughout history. What a shame and pity that we of all peoples on this earth should should now be creeping towards apartheid with our eyes closed -- or are they wide open?

    from the article: American Jews eye Obama's 'anti-Israel' appointees
    First published 12:44 04.12.09 | Last updated 15:01 04.12.09
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