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Allan C. Brownfeld
Israel's long-term best interests are not being served by those who are uncritical of its occupation, a fact that many Israelis understand.
"To remain ignorant of what happened before you were born is to remain a child."
While American Jews believe in separation of church and state, Israel is a theocracy. Orthodox Judaism is the state religion and is supported by the Israeli government.
Only in America; not a saying, but a creed. We are unique. And Indivisible
People used to be able to disagree about questions without wishing death upon those with whom they disagreed.
It is often forgotten that America's laws against inter-racial marriage were a particular inspiration to Adolf Hitler, who cited them in Mein Kampf. Luckily we changed.
The Supreme Court has tossed out state electoral maps because they have been reducing the influence of racial minorities by depressing the impact of their votes.
"The Pope released his grip and swayed to the side. Harnessing laser-like focus, I went in for the kneel. I did not look up. I had a job to do! Then it happened. CRACK. I headbutted the Pope."
"On a college campus, one's right to speak, or to be, should never be based on skin-color." Nor should it be a basis for the type of food you cook.
P.M. Netanyahu has declared that there will never be a Palestinian state. Other members of his government call for the annexation of the occupied territories.