During the AIPAC 2011 Policy Conference last week, our own Representative Jared Polis (D) of Colorado hosted AIPAC delegates for a Midnight tour of the Capitol Building in Washington, DC. I took video of the tour, and here are four of the most interesting segments. Enjoy!
As an Israeli, Yosef should know that Israeli soldiers from Haifa or Tel Aviv are already “home” until the army deploys them to its territories, where most of the fighting usually takes place. American Jews are usually “home” in Philadelphia, Chicago or Los Angeles, and especially small towns, where they are often vulnerable to distorted verbal attacks on Israel.
Palestinian society paints itself into a corner for more than seven decades, and then their friends liken Israel to an apartheid state.