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
"the day israel was established " .... you schemed for ways to conquer more territory and expell more Palestinians. Criticise the Arab position towards Israel in 1948 all you like. The reality today, known by most objective observers, is that Israel has rejected a comprehensive peace overture by the Arab World and Israel continues to make productive negotitiations with the Palestinians all but impossible.