What Incredible Bull about J STREET--#38 Anat - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stephen A
    • 22.02.10 | 16:17 (IST)

    So much confusion and misrepresentation about a 501(c) 3, non-profit legal corporation. It's an advocacy group, which has certain strenghts and certain limitations. It's a USA group designed to influence USA policies--the State of Israel is simple the subject matter. The State of Israel & its relationship to America is not only of concern to Jews but to all Americans, especially taxpayers. Your statement about "this is a discusion between jews and about jews," is just wrong. I am a Christian and keenly interestedd in Israel and very disappointed in Israeli policies because as a country Israel has failed in many ways. As long as my taxes help to pay for Apache attack helicopters to engage a policy of Dahiya, I get to criticism my American policy giving Israel such weapons; and I get to criticize you for being so foolish--'cause American tax dollars--and as an Israeli you should never forget that fact. Remember, if it was not the USA's help in 1973, Israel would not exist.

    from the article: Israel can't afford to reject J Street
    First published 02:37 22.02.10 | Last updated 08:10 22.02.10
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