As an American Jew I've been watching quite closely the amazing cross-hatch of opinions, positions, and people putting themselves out there to make Israel the mind blowing place that it is. Don't be so damn worried about what us Americans think , The complexity of your society makes us look like country bumpkins The weight of responsibility you carry in keeping us whole cannot be under- stated--not just for American Jews but for Jews around the world. Your values are not lost. But your country appears to be gearing up for some momentous changes in the next few years. Some of us understand this. And it is not going unappreciated.
Monitor: Airstrikes hit Islamic State stronghold in Syria, killing at least 13 (Reuters)
from the article: Victory of ultra-nationalists in Israel will estrange American Jews
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