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    • Nathan
    • 09.10.11 | 11:33 (IST)

    It troubles me that my American national status, to achieve which I worked hard for seven years, and for which I renounced all other allegiances, which consider very precious, is used for just a backup, a spare, by emigrants who leav e Brooklyn and claim to be "settlers" in the Territories but are not authentic Israelis because their US passport is always in the back pocket. This is bigamy. Further, they are not truly "settlers" but squatters, like the Mexicans who live in the US without documents. "Settlers" are "illegal aliens" and should make a choice and repudiate all other loyalties.

    from the article: Jewish people are just that, people, and far from chosen
    First published 02:21 09.10.11 | Last updated 02:21 09.10.11
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