Most Jewish people in the US think Pollard is a traitor who should rot in jail. Which he should. His betrayal, which was done for money, also provided real ammunition for antisemites who accuse Jews of disloyalty to the United States. Punishment is designed to be a deterrent. And the message should beouid and clear: American Jews do not stand behind a traitor in their midst and will certainly not advocate for his release.
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from the article: White House rejects President Peres’ plea to release Pollard