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    • WHG
    • 04.12.09 | 15:33 (IST)

    It is indeed a scary time when a strong support for Israel is a litmas test for appointment in the US government, especially when such continued support needs to be thoroughly debated and is certainly open to question. Israel's interests and goals are certainly not always aligned with those of the US and it culture, while often billed a true western democracy is actualy more like a fundamentalist theocracy.

    from the article: American Jews eye Obama's 'anti-Israel' appointees
    First published 12:44 04.12.09 | Last updated 15:01 04.12.09
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