The first step is to speak about Israel honestly, without dishonest omissions and misleading clichés. It’s a step Biden hasn’t taken yet.
“Buttigieg hasn’t gone that far [to the left]. But his speech this week makes it more likely that other Democrats eventually will. “
Bernie Sanders is the only 2020 candidate willing to confront the Jewish establishment with the facts on the occupation.
Senior Columnist Peter Beinart argues that it’s time for the US to consider putting conditions on how its funding to Israel is used.
Europe’s synagogues remind me of Europe’s Jews: every bit as Jewish as their American brethren in private, but publicly more cagey and discreet.
“When Palestinians rise up again — hopefully non-violently and raise the cost of occupation again, Israeli politics will change again.”
AIPAC says its now under threat, but its actions show that it’s doing more of the threatening, particularly to American Jews, critical of Israel.
For years member of Trump’s White House Administration have made islamophobic remarks that helped fuel the New Zealand mosque massacre.
The United States is not a bystander in this. For many years, Israel has used American weaponry in Gaza
Anti-Semitism is rising and so many politicians are responding to it not by protecting Jews but by victimizing Palestinians.