"Disconnected from Jewish life and from Israel"? Yep, that's me... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dave in NY
    • 10.11.13 | 09:25 (IST)

    Even though I would love to be closer to Jewish life. Could it be... all the right-wingers at every major Jewish social event I can find, calling me a self-hating Jew or an enemy of Israel because I don't support their personal goals? Because I don't support the settlers? Because I don't support Sheldon Adelson or Pastor John Hagee? (With friends like these...) To paraphrase an old expression: it's the McCarthyism, stupid.

    from the article: At a crossroads: North American Jews' moment of truth
    First published 08:25 10.11.13 | Last updated 08:25 10.11.13
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