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Obama’s Anti-Zionism

Daniel Pipes: I predicted that 'Israel's troubles will really begin' should Obama win a second term. These have begun; Jerusalem, brace for a rough four years.

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I also predicted in September that “Israel’s troubles will really begin” should Obama win a second term. These have begun; Jerusalem, brace for a rough four years.

This article originally appeared in the Washington Times on January 22, 2013, and at DanielPipes.org.

About the Author: Daniel Pipes is a world-renowned Middle East and Islam expert. He is President of the Middle East Forum. His articles appear in many newspapers. He received his A.B. (1971) and Ph.D. (1978) from Harvard University and has taught at Harvard, Pepperdine, the U.S. Naval War College, and the University of Chicago. He is a board member of the U.S. Institute of Peace and other institutions. His website is DanielPipes.org.


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4 Responses to “Obama’s Anti-Zionism”

  1. Eran Spiro says:

    Delusion in analysis of situations and issues. American Jewish fears of being is not an Israeli character nor values. I have been following Daniel Pipes writing/thinking for many years, but this one is reticules…

  2. Chaiya Eitan says:

    I think we should start looking in a different direction – perhaps eastward. The U.S. – under this Administration – is losing its power and importance. So many screw-ups – 'Fast and Furious' – the backing of Morsi – the Benghazi debacle. The Prime Minister should ignore him totally and do what has to be done for the country.

  3. President Obama's speech in Cairo clearly showed that he does not consider the historical link between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel to be at the heart of Israel's existence.

    He did not mention it.

    Instead he mentioned the Holocaust as the reason for Israel's existence.

    There will never be real peace in the region as long as the historical connection of the Jewish people to the Land of Israel is recognized.

  4. Anonymous says:

    what nonsense.
    Obama is the best friend Israel has ever had.

    that's why he received 70% of the Jewish vote.

    this writer is obviously trouble making and lying.

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