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    • Cosmo
    • 26.04.10 | 22:20 (IDT)

    All, I think we as Jews are starting to "dumb down" the concept of antisemitism. If every time someone says they disagree with Israel, we call them an antisemite, then when the Jewish community is faced with a real one, our words needed to fight him will carry no water. Look, even if you think that Israel should pull back to the green line (not my position by the way), that doesn't make you an antisemite, or even an anti-Zionist. As a matter of fact I know a few Jews who hold that position - and no, they are not "self hating" Jews either. They love there religion, and the state of Israel, they just hold a position that I don't agree with. And by the way, read what the Palestinians think of Obama, he's got about 3% approval rating with them too, which makes me think his ideas are probably as close to the middle as possible. Peace, Cosmo

    from the article: Ritual terrorism: Hating Obama as a new form of religion
    First published 14:48 26.04.10 | Last updated 23:04 26.04.10
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