Pro Just Peace Is Not Anti-Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Vladek
    • 16.10.09 | 06:44 (IST)

    J Street represents our historical values of truth and justice. Unfortunately Israeli leadership has been blinded by zealots more committed in taking land and suppressing the peoples that own that land. Israel can and will return to that high moral ground, but it needs leaders that have the vision, courage and skill to take us there. It is time to look upon the Palestinians as equal partners and commit resources to help them build a viable nation state. I keep recalling how Ben Gurion indicated Israel would be judged by how it treats the Arabs. It is time for Israeli leadership to do what is just.

    from the article: Sure, J Street is pro-peace - but is it pro-Israel?
    First published 02:55 16.10.09 | Last updated 02:55 16.10.09
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