If the Zionist Federation can develop convincing arguments to justify Israel's agressive and oppressive occupation of the West Bank, the creeping land theft, and the trampling on the basic human rights of the Palestinians that will certainly influence Europeans and the EU. But if, as is the case today, no moral justification for these policies can be found the Zionist Federation should keep out of this. The type of strong arm financial and political tactics used by AIPAC in the US are not likely to work in Europe and attempts to influence European policy in this way may do much more harm than good.
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from the article: Why Jewish communities in Europe need to step up to the EU challenge