What a stupid. stupid article ! Henry Siegman (BTW, the best of the best among Jewry ) "hates" Israel, period. Yes, THAT, as usual,is the facile, worn-out reason for his opinions. In Burston's one-track mind, Siegman couldn't POSSIBLY have any other motive.As for Obama, he broke the 11th commandment by not genuflecting sufficiently before the Israeli altar of righteousness. Seems he got the message, though, and is starting to do t'shuvah.(Starting with cave-in on settlements and throwing Goldstone under the bus). David
Clashes in Nabi Saleh leave soldier, officer and Palestinian lightly wounded (Haaretz)
from the article: Why do Israelis dislike Barack Obama?