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Obama vs. Romney, Vis-a-Vis Israel

marv15 Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 12:24 PM
Most jewish Americans are not as well informed as they(we) should be and are deluded as are so many others on important issues across theboard, not just the middle east. The picture is changing however slowly as we Jews wake up to the reality of Obama and his radical agenda.I pray the enlightenment speeds up but old traditions are resistant to change no matter how obvious it may seem.

"President Obama has thrown allies like Israel under the bus." That's what Mitt Romney, Republican candidate for president, said in the high-profile speech accepting his party's nomination last week, repeating a slang phrase for sacrificing a friend for selfish reasons that he had deployed before, for example in May 2011 and Jan. 2012. This criticism of Obama fits a persistent Republican critique. Specifically, several other recent presidential candidates used or endorsed the same "bus" formulation vis-à-vis Obama and Israel,...