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Ameinu Challenges ‘Undiplomatic’ New Israeli Diplomat


See Ameinu’s statement on Dani Dayan’s attack on J Street, by clicking here.  The following NY Jewish Week letter to the editor by Gideon Aronoff  (“Highlighting Contradictions“) was inspired by this remarkably poor choice of a well-known right-wing activist as an Israeli diplomat,  first refused recognition by Brazil as Israel’s envoy to that country, and now appointed as consul-general in New York:   “Forget Brazil, Hello New York” (Editorial, …

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Ameinu Statement on Dani Dayan’s Attack on J Street

Dani Dayan

March 29, 2016 (New York) – Ameinu is deeply disheartened to learn that Dani Dayan, Israel’s newly designated Consul-General in New York, recently declared J Street to be an “un-Jewish” organization and a group that supports “anti-Israel candidates.” We took Mr. Dayan at his word when, after his recent appointment, he tweeted that he was looking forward to “an inclusive dialogue” with “no exclusions.” But his grossly dismissive viewpoint on progressive Jews is in …

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