This is not Zionism


By Simon Rocker
June 3, 2009
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Rabbi Sidney Schwartz, writing in the Jewish Week,exposes a disturbing incident that took place on this year’s Salute to Israel parade in New York:

“Then a band launched into a rousing rendition of Am Yisrael Chai. I spent more than 25 years as an activist for Soviet Jewry. This was our theme song signaling solidarity both with the history of our people and with all those oppressed Jews in the world whose cause we championed. A group of young men in their 20’s with kippot and tziztzit were right in front of me dancing in a frenzy. But they alternated the verse that meant ‘the people of Israel lives’ with ‘all the Arabs must die.’ It rhymed with the Hebrew. Given the way all joined in, it was clear that this was not the first time it was sung.

“I leaned over to a young man who was next to me, also wearing a kippah and tzitzit. I nodded at the dancers and asked: ‘Does this song bother you?’ He looked at me with a suspicious look and replied: ‘This is Zionism.’”

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Lord Reith

Thu, 06/04/2009 - 07:42

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No, Simon. This is Zionism taken to its logical conclusion. What did you expect from a movement which based itself on the false premise that it was for "a people without a land to a land without a people"?


ronishni

Thu, 06/04/2009 - 08:06

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The American jews are stupied and idiots.

Living in America like the jews lived in Germany in 1934.

All these stupied idiots who voted for Obama will soon run for their lives, since Obama will bring new holocast to the US.

Why the american jews are not coming to Israel? because they love their $$$$$$$$$$$$$$

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