Some Jewish Pride II - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 05.01.07 | 23:53 (IST)

    Continued .... Women like myself are happy that we have the 1st lady speaker of the house ... is that wrong?? The news kept mentioning that she is also an Italian American, I was not insulted by that and if Italian Americans feel a little extra pride about the 1st women being of Italian desent - I say that's great and they should be.... I see nothing wrong in that - as a women will she now only be concerned with women's issues ... no Just because they're jewish politicians or that there are more today doesn't mean they will be spending their time on the pulpit preaching about Israel. They are Americans and their main responsibility is to the people that put them in office. They can do this and still be interested in and concerned for Israel. Again -jews can feel some pride.

    from the article: First thought on most Jewish Congress ever: Wow. Second thought: Oy
    First published 00:00 05.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.01.07
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