the bird won't fly without a left and a right wing - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • peter rouget
    • 19.10.09 | 18:01 (IST)

    Aipac has had a disproportionately strong influence in the US halls of congress. Now J Street comes along with a splash, pushing more conciliatory policies. It's hard to know what is in Israel's true interest, but a more balanced representation is probably in Israel's long term interest. The Right Wing has not guaranteed Israel's security, and in fact may have raised tensions, so this development, tho uncomfortable for some, may be just what the doctor ordered. Good medicine is often bitter.

    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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