Is Obama Anti-Semitic? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nikos Retsos
    • 19.03.10 | 12:52 (IST)

    Those Israelis that think Obama is Anti-Semitic are the extreme "Right Wing" Jews who believe that any reconciliation with the Palestinians is a "High Treason." The assasin of former Prime Minister Yishak Rabin was the most prominent, but he is not alone. His beliefs are alive and well today in those who voted for Avigor Lieberman, and other such hard core right wing Jews that thrive in a pool of extreme nationalism. The 27% in the poll who think Obama is Anti-Semitic, therefore, is more indicative of what percentage of Israelis are hard-headed right wingers, rather than what Obama really is!

    from the article: Haaretz poll: 27% of Israelis think Obama is anti-Semitic
    First published 01:13 19.03.10 | Last updated 10:12 19.03.10
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