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Act on God, Jerusalem a Disaster for Dems

Bob62 Wrote: Sep 06, 2012 5:20 PM
This is one area where I agree with the Obama Administration, Not for the same reasons, but for the same outcome. I read the original documents that revolved around the formation of Israel as the homeland for Jews before the Obama Administration removed them from the CIA.gov website. The original agreement was for NO ONE to claim Jerusalem, since so many consider it to be sacred. In the original Israel Declaration of Independence it is written that NO ONE will ever claim Jerusalem, and it WILL remain a city belonging only to the world, sadly, it went the way of all the original regulations. Still, while we can accept them stealing Palestinian land, we should NOT support them taking control of the only multi-religious city in the world.
jtreesh Wrote: Sep 06, 2012 8:38 PM
Whatever, when did they honor anything ever? The Arabs are nothing but lying animals from the 7th century. Yes ALL OF THEM.I can say all of them cause the majority does nothing to silence the hardcore extremists..and btw, in order to have land stolen,you first have to own it..bigot
Jay Wye Wrote: Sep 06, 2012 7:58 PM
the Arabs never lived up to an "open city" under their control of Jerusalem,while under Israel,it is that.
The muslims in Jerusalem have far more freedom to operate than the muslims gave the Jews during their tenure.
I fail to see WHY Jerusalem should be an International city. I sure would not trust the UN to run it fairly.

For decades, support for Israel has been one of the few issues that consistently brought Democrats and Republicans together.  That seems to be coming to an end with an increasingly ambivalent – even hostile – Obama Administration in Washington and now a significantly weakened Democrat Party Platform.

Reports from the Washington Free Beacon include the following:

For Jerusalem, the new platform has been brought into line with the Obama administration’s policy of not recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and supporting its division. Jerusalem is unmentioned in the 2012 document, whereas the...