They talk about the US PLEDGE of allegiance as if it is something that all immigrants to the USA have to swear to.They. Do. Not. They have to swear the OATH of allegiance, which is completely different. It is the OATH that is the direct equivalent to this Israeli bill; the PLEDGE is nothing but a bit of jingoistic nonsense, and n.o.b.o.d.y. has to swear by it in order to become an American citizen.
Thousands gather in Kuala Lumpur for rally urging Malaysian leader to quit (AP)
from the article: Loyalty to the state is enough