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End U.S. 'Aid' to Israel. For the Sake of American Jews

The myth that Israel can’t survive without American military 'aid' animates the identities of U.S. Jews from left to right. It’s time to cut it out, for all of our sakes

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer

In the weeks following the defeat of Nazi Germany in May 1945, Jewish leaders, from America, Britain and the Yishuv in Mandatory Palestine all instinctively rushed to the Allied occupation zones in Europe to extend whatever aid they could to the survivors of the Holocaust.

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