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    • Steve
    • 26.12.07 | 03:19 (IST)

    Make no mistake about it,the greatest threat to Jews and to American democracy is the influence of Evangelicals in US politics. If we turn into a "Christian" nation as promised by Evangelicals, separation of church and state will become a thing of the past. Intelligent design will become part of school curriculum and prayer according to the New Testment will be back in vogue. As most of the first world becomes more tolerant, rational and secular in government, we will be under the rule of evangelical ministers. This is a potential crisis for American Jews, far more important than issues of support for Israel. This is the Jewish and Israeli factor that is overlooked by your arbitray criteria for judging candidates. Please consider the threat of the potential growing theocracy in America. Evangelicals and Christian are no friends to Jews and Israel--let's not be blind to this threat.

    from the article: Top Republican candidate says supports dialogue with Iran
    First published 00:00 25.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 25.12.07
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