Netanyahu held back for months over fears of U.S. backlash; move blasted as pre-election maneuver.
White House, Democratic Party leaders assert that Israeli prime minister's behavior in the affair was inappropriate.
As long as Obama is in office, he has no intention of meeting Netanyahu. If reelected, Bibi may find himself abandoned and defenseless in the international arena.
Global Holocaust remembrance deters denial and ignorance, but may cost Jews control of their narrative.