“But, OK. I’ll say it: ‘As a Jew, I am pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian.‘
What does that mean? It means understanding the nuances of the conflict, of retaining historical memory of lost chances for peace. It means recognizing the pain of the other, and acknowledging that there are voices lost.
Rep. Tlaib could be building bridges between the Muslim and Jewish communities of Metro Detroit, and she’s failing. I urge her to reconsider her approach.”
Source: Howard Lovy, “Tokenism Is Racism—Except for Jews” (Forward)