J. Street - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Lee M.
    • 27.10.09 | 16:30 (IST)

    I'm glad that we are finally getting some alternative to AIPAC. All we ever get is the one-sided Likud export to Israel by people who are fanatical and uncompromising in their beliefs. I hope we can now have a more balanced and reasonable debate on what "pro-Israel" means rather than blindly defending every single one of their policies as a security matter. By the way, #28, you seem to confuse the right to self-defense with the right to target civilians all across the Gaza strip. Every country has the right to self defense, but that doesn't include to right to destroy targets that have nothing to do with the threat. Look it up. The fact that you use the word "Judenrein" to talk about the withdrawal from the Gaza strip is also very typical of extreme propogandists.

    from the article: J Street convenes in Washington, but can it take on AIPAC?
    First published 15:56 25.10.09 | Last updated 00:05 26.10.09
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