Mark of Lewiston: Who are Dem? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ronnie Wolman
    • 07.01.07 | 02:03 (IST)

    Mark,its no problem.My whole point was about perspective and how as jews we have experienced ups and many downs over the years and now we are sensitive to anti semitism in the form of being picked out for things that are acceptable for others but not for us .Of course I am not talking about you here,its just that generally we have to be 100% or we get the wrath.Its also part sensitivity on our part and of course a defence. People will talk about the Jewish neocons but forget the Jewish snti war protesters. They will talk about Jewish people having 'all the money' but forget the artists and cab drivers,bakers and candle stick makers. Mark,that we know. On a postive note I am proud that there are many Jewish dems.Social action has always been a mainstay of the Jewish experience.

    from the article: First thought on most Jewish Congress ever: Wow. Second thought: Oy
    First published 00:00 05.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.01.07
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