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Obama’s Israel legacy:
a hostile Democratic Party

New York Post, by William McGurn

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Posted By:Ripper1, 7/25/2014 10:05:50 AM

It’s a chicken-or-the-egg question. Which came first: The Obama administration’s public contempt toward our allies in Jerusalem, or liberal Democratic animosity toward Israel? Either way, when Barack Obama steps down as president in January 2017, the Democratic Party he leaves behind will be one whose sympathies no longer embrace the Jewish state. It’s an extraordinary legacy. And it’s underscored by the more or less constant snubs President Obama has directed at Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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We saw this coming. A President Elizabeth Warren would be even more hostile.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: FunOne, 7/25/2014 10:09:14 AM     (No. 9939510)

Unfortunately, for some strange reason, many American Jews have greater loyalty to the democrat party than they do to Israel.

I never did understand that, but I have continued to observe that condition.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 7/25/2014 10:09:39 AM     (No. 9939511)

Folks, its now or never.
http://www.ifcj.org/

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Democracy First, 7/25/2014 11:32:21 AM     (No. 9939670)

So Israel has its Jewish state. Saudi Arabia and Iran have their Islamic states. When we get to have a Christian state?. Seriously, folks… Fear chronic states are never tolerant states. As well as Islamism stands for the eradication of other religions, and the Jewish /Zionist state is, by its own definition, for Jews only, I stand opposed to both. Secular states like the US may certainly be rooted in Christian, Jewish, and Deist principles and yet still remain inherently secular. Homogenously theocratic states never do.

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