It is not for J Street or anyone else to try to tell others what - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jehudah Ben-Israel
    • 25.04.10 | 07:14 (IDT)

    is and what is not in Israel's interests. It is a form of arrogance for non-Israelis to try to be Israel's interests' advocate in the face of foreign government without being permitted to do so by the Israeli government thus without the Israeli public. J Street, has clearly taken the opposite view: We, people who have never even visited Israel, will tell Israel how to conduct its affairs.

    from the article: J Street chief: Obama needs to connect with the Israeli people
    First published 02:08 25.04.10 | Last updated 04:10 25.04.10
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