Rav Harris # 57- J Street Represents Millions? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Meron
    • 21.10.09 | 00:40 (IST)

    Rav Harris, J Street will represent " millions of American Jews" maybe when the Messiah comes. Otherwise they appear to be a fringe group at best to me. I have not heard one of the many Jews that I know ever say they are members of J Street or support J Street. Most Jews here, even the very liberal ones, think Israel should be secure, and supported Cast Lead, unlike J Street. It is quite a conceit then to present J Street as truly representing the Jewish community in the USA, and certainly beneath a Rabbi to do so. Maybe you and your congregation should make aliyah if you really want to change Israeli policies? You will have much more credibility if you or your kids serve in the army or live in Sderot.

    from the article: Dovish Jews? They love Israel? Excommunicate them
    First published 15:31 19.10.09 | Last updated 20:07 20.10.09
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