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 | 1 comments
What goes around comes around. Israel's stubborn refusal to end the illegal occupations and settlements is leading to war on many fronts. As a US citizen, formerly tuned to help Israel, I have given up any hope of Israel coming to its senses. "Zionism has run its course," as a famous Jew recently said.