The idea in recent history that the left is against Israel and the right supports Israel is something new. Israel is still somewhat of a socialist country, and various leftists have been fond of Israel (MLK, the Kennedys). Bernie Sanders, the only socialist senator in the USA, got his inspiration for socialism from Israel!
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