By voting for candidates that promote the dehumanization of Palestinians, Israelis are hurting themselves and chances for peace.
Likely 2020 presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg said that Senator Elizabeth Warren’s plan to tax the rich was “probably unconstitutional.”
The concern that Schultz would take votes from Democrats is natural, given that he was a lifelong Democrat and major donor to Hillary Clinton.
With the GOP pushing to pass the Combating BDS Act, progressive Democrats have no good way to turn.
“I am not running as a Jew if I decide to run for president, I’m running as an American who happens to be Jewish.”
I hope Sanders runs, if only for one reason: To change the debate inside the Democratic Party about Israel.
In May 2018, she publicly slammed Israel for its use of live ammunition against “unarmed protesters” on the Gaza border.
Russia swears it’s not them.
The Senate will vote on aid to Israel and the Combating BDS Act - which some Democrats support, but have pledge to stop until the shutdown ends.
You can expect both sides to pursue the persuadable Jewish vote with a tenacity that belies our tiny population percentage.