“Extremist groups have come to realize our houses of worship are an Achilles’ heel,” a security expert explained.
The American Jewish Committee is on Team McMaster, but the Zionist Organization of America is opposed to him, siding with Steve Bannon.
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The National Security Advisor noted a “reassessment of regional relationships, most notably between Israel and a number of our Arab partners.”
American Jewish groups have followed the Netanyahu government’s lead in declining to discuss threats posed to Israel by Trump’s reported leak.
“This only sends a message that terrorists’ threats are rewarded,” one leader said. “We can never allow terrorists’ threats to determine policy.”
Much of the American Jewish and pro-Israel establishment places far-right, extremist voices and talking points at the center of their pro-Israel, anti-BDS advocacy –- with predictably disastrous consequences.
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“Bravo, Ambassador Haley!” This is the headline David Harris, CEO of the American Jewish Committee, chose for his Huffington Post opinion piece dedicated to America’s new ambassador to the United Nations. “Ambassador Haley, you have quickly established yourself as a courageous and unbending voice of principle in a setting where the word is more often observed in the breach than as a matter of course by some member states,” Harris, who leads the Jewish organization most closely involved with the UN, continued his praise.
American Jews who love Israel and see boycott as a tool to change the country for the better are anguished over a new Israeli law that could ban them from visiting the country they cherish.