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
The Crusaders tried to turn Palestine into a fortress and it did not work. Instead of achieving a peaceful solution to the Zionist-Arab war, Netanyahu is guaranteeing perpetual conflict that is eroding Israel's moral and physical integrity. Without U.S. support Israel doesn't have a chance, and there is no guarantee that such support will continue. Think about it.