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
Netanyahu is fully responsible for the ugly and violent fascism that now defines Israel. Indeed he and his ministers have encouraged it all the way. If the world would begin to impose sanctions on Israel in the same way as on Iran, it might help Israel to realize what a rogue state it has become and begin to address the inherent evil that now defines it.