Yael Patir, Israel director of the left-leaning U.S. Jewish body, sat down with Haaretz to talk about Trump, the gap between U.S. and Israeli Jews, and the growing anger at the Israeli peace camp. Though she concedes boycott efforts by some on the left have a negative effect, she rejects calls to keep peace efforts local.01:12 01.05.16 | 4 comments
He chose Likud when everyone thought he'd join Labour. He chose to undermine the Oslo peace deal instead of support it. He chose to put his intellect at the service of religious fanatics. He chose to avoid the 2-state solution. He chose to let fascist laws be introduced. He chose to advocate a suicidal war with Iran. Now that he's 'king' the only surprise will be if he doesn't destroy Israel within the year.