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Report from AIPAC Conference: VP Biden

Biden at AIPAC

Phyllis Bernstein is an Ameinu board member who lives in Westfield, NJ, where she has long been active in Jewish affairs.  She shares her observations at the recent annual conference of AIPAC (the American Israel Public Affairs Committee) in Washington, DC.  This first part is on Vice President Biden’s appearance, beginning with her overall reflection quoted in the New Jersey Jewish News: For Phyllis Bernstein of Westfield, the highlight of the conference came an evening earlier when …

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The AIPAC Disconnect


A visitor to the AIPAC website, http://www.aipac.org/ will find in the mission statement, “AIPAC’s mission is to strengthen the ties between the United States and its ally Israel”; under the rubric of shared values, “And both have evolved into democracies that respect the rule of law, the will of voters and the rights of minorities.   Similarly, like the United States… Israel has an independent judicial system, which protects the rights of individuals….” That Israel is a …

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