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    • Baz
    • 19.02.10 | 06:42 (IST)

    Mike, what's so hard to understand about 60% of American Jews don't approve of settlements while AIPAC defends Israel no matter what. Based on that, you can say AIPAC doesn't represent the majority of American Jews, either. You are making the argument that Jstreet doesn't, but it doesn't appear AIPAC does. Based on that poll. Something's amiss here? Also, Klein with ZOA says he is against a two state solution. The mainstream organizations are more radical than American Jews. Ben Ami is right, new organizations need to be formed. When most Jews in America thought Iraq was a bad idea, AIPAC supporters were encouraging it. The Arabs support a two state solution based on 242 and 338; Jstreet opposes settlements. What's so controversial about that? A large percentage of Israelis also oppose settlements. I doubt Arabs are going to compromise on East Jerusalem. Olmert knew that. Anyway, get a professional foreign service! And deny any involvement Dubai.

    from the article: J Street: Criticism of Israel does not make us the enemy
    First published 11:18 19.02.10 | Last updated 11:18 19.02.10
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