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    • Chris
    • 08.09.09 | 22:30 (IDT)

    Thank you for your comments! You have expressed exactly what I have been feeling for the past 17 years. I never converted, but my sons were converted in their infancy to Judaism and I have kept a Jewish home ever since my marriage to my very Jewish husband. How is it that my two children (one is attending high school in Israel) who live a fully Jewish life can be diminished in their "Jewishness" while others who were born Jewish and who have never seen the inside of a shul have all the rights and respect that my children are denied? Having spent two weeks in Israel this summer traveling from one end to the other (AND putting lots of American dollars into the economy), I do not believe the beliefs expressed in the video are indicative of most Jews in Israel, including native born Jews, but that of a narrow minded minority.

    from the article: 'Lost Jews' video shows Israeli chutzpah towards Diaspora Jewry
    First published 17:14 08.09.09 | Last updated 10:15 09.09.09
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