“You’ve got a number of dual citizens…in any other country that might be seen as a problem, but it’s not here because of that special relationship.”
Some 59% of Americans said they disapproved of Trump’s Jewish “disloyalty” comments - but 51% of Republicans said they approved his language.
Jews shouldn’t have to prove their loyalty to the US. When they attempt to do so, the Jewish left gets attacked.
“The problem is that people mistake dual loyalty for disloyalty, yet the two are very different.”
Booker has “studied the Torah since I was 20 years old and had a really good Afro.”
Some Jewish defenders of Trump had claimed he wasn’t talking about dual loyalty to Israel on Tuesday. That turned out not to be the case.
“The notion of dual loyalty is a linchpin of the anti-Semitic stereotype.”
“As a Jew I know the guy who gases and jails kids is never my candidate,” stated one user.
“Any Jewish people that vote for a Democrat — I think it shows either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty.”
Lieu deleted the tweet after backlash, saying that it “raises dual loyalty allegations that have historically caused harm to the Jewish community.”