“I fear that the same problems that have stood in the way of Black/Jewish alliances will continue to plague this Caucus….Israel/Palestine.”
“This is gross and wrong,” one Twitter user wrote. “Do better.”
“When they go low, we go to shul,” AJC assistant executive director Avi Mayer wrote.
Other areas of division include settlements and religious pluralism at the Western Wall.
The White House says George Papadopoulos had an “extremely limited” role with the campaign. But he was selected to speak on their behalf to the AJC.
“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.