Did Yehoshua really mean all that stuff, or was he just trying to be provocative and, maybe, stick it to some of the folks at the AJC, who are often pretty provocative themselves? I hope that opinion in Israel is a little closer to Yossi Beilin's as expressed in his response. Personally, I consider myself an American and a Jew. I would hope that there are still people in Israel with whom I may have something in common.
Israel comes to a halt for two minutes to commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day (Haaretz)
from the article: First and foremost a Jew