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    • Robert A. Gutman
    • 24.10.09 | 13:28 (IST)

    Actually following the chatting on J Street Facebook and reading Ross's latest book provides an interesting excercise in understanding. J Street folks honestly believe they alone understand the safest way forward. Their leaders who claim the right to tell BHO to dictate to Israel on Settlements have thrown me off their interactive chat because I disagreed with them...very liberal aren't they. But they are not evil, only in a dangerous hurry and so certain of themselves, that they ignore the existential fact that Palestine is not even a single group Israel can negotiate with. They are not even potentially one country. Notice today's headlines. Are we now to hear about a "three state solution?" We should try to reason together. Perhaps the best project is for every Israeli to enter their Facebook and use the multiple opportunities their chatting presents to ask important questions. Flood them with information. Something will get through.

    from the article: Dovish Jews? They love Israel? Excommunicate them
    First published 15:31 19.10.09 | Last updated 20:07 20.10.09
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