Barking at the wrong tree: Israel, the US naturalization requires loyalty to the USA - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Aliza
    • 27.10.13 | 12:11 (IST)

    The choice the Israeli Jews make is one between their concsience: what being Jewish really means to them (and that comprehends Israel) and how much they desire the US nationality. If their desire for a US passport exceeds their love for Israel, then they renounce loyalty to Israel and swear loyalty before the the US flag to the USA. --- As for the Jews born in the USA, they started every day in school by swearing loyalty to the USA before the "Star and Stripes". Surely you understand the conflict and confusion that arise in their hearts, if they are demanded double loyalty ? --- Back in the 90s I was before this choice too and nothing can move my love and loyalty to Israel, I know where I stand and I have never regretted my decision.

    from the article: Israel asks U.S. Jews, Israelis: Where do your loyalties lie?
    First published 14:40 27.10.13 | Last updated 23:37 26.10.13
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