Tommy Thompson - A Case Study of Sub-conscious Anti-Semitism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Sly
    • 17.04.07 | 19:16 (IDT)

    Mr. Thompson's apology was more instructive of his view of the "Jewish tradition" than was his initial comment. If all he could see of a highly sophisticated and well-developed philosophy of life, community, and family that is the Jewish tradition is that money-making is the prime product of it, than I question whether he has the requisite intelligence and understanding to be President. The prudent use of money which helped to sustain this philosophy should be a model for other communities. I know we African-Americans benefited from that tradition during the civil-rights era when Jewish sympathy was backed up by cash contributions. I love the Jewish people for many reasons and I thank them for their unique and unequalled contributions to civilization.

    from the article: Republican presidential hopeful: Money-making a Jewish tradition
    First published 00:00 16.04.07 | Last updated 00:00 16.04.07
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