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Mira Sucharov on ‘Israel and Canadian Jews’


Mira Sucharov, a Canadian member of the Ameinu board, is an associate professor of political science at Carleton University, Ottawa, and a columnist with Israel’s Haaretz newspaper.  The following is an abridged version of her article in the Autumn 2016 issue of Jewish Currents magazine (it is subtitled “How the Mainstream Community Marginalizes Dissent”): . . .  COMPARED to their American Jewish counterparts, Canadian Jews on the whole are more traditionally observant and …

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Israeli Referendum on 2 State Solution?


Ameinu is a strong supporter of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but it does not currently have a position on whether Israel should hold a referendum on the future of the occupied territories.  Some elements of the Israeli peace movement are promoting such an initiative (Ben Caspit wrote on this in his column for al-Monitor). They want the referendum to coincide with next year’s 50th anniversary of the Six Day War and the beginning of the occupation.  This post …

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