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    • jobardu
    • 16.04.13 | 14:07 (IDT)

    Celebrating Israel's Independence Day isn't a sign of conflicting loyalties. One can be a loyal, willing to die for America, citizen and still celebrate Israel's existence and celebrate it's independence day. All Jews I know have unquestioned primary loyalty to America. This article posits a misleading conflict that feeds mainstream media antisemitism by positing that Jews are disloyal and place Israel over the US. Your article made a top story in Google news and other news aggregators front pages.This selection wasn't meant as a complement. It is sad that this is so, but it is true. You have to be careful not to give ammunition to antisemites.

    from the article: Independence Day versus Fourth of July: A Jewish American's loyalty dilemma
    First published 10:49 16.04.13 | Last updated 10:49 16.04.13
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