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    • Colin Wright
    • 10.11.10 | 21:46 (IST)

    Israel has always pushed too hard -- demanded more money, more approval than American Jews really wanted to give. I can remember jokes about this from the 1970's. I can remember people grimacing in agreement when I noticed how often 'terrorists' died 'resisting arrest.' Now it's really cracking. One can look at the votes in Congress, and who dares to not sign those round-robins of Israel-love. As often as not, they're from Jewish districts. American Jews no longer support Israel. Not so long as she keeps behaving the way she does.

    from the article: Bibi, Tom Friedman, and U.S. Jews divesting from Israel
    First published 13:35 08.11.10 | Last updated 13:35 08.11.10
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