web analytics
November 26, 2015 / 14 Kislev, 5776
At a Glance
In Print
Sponsored Post

Surprise Frontrunner Gingrich Draws New Scrutiny From Jewish Conservatives


Some Jewish conservatives had praise for the foreign policy team.


“They leave a strong paper trail,” said Jim Colbert, policy director at the hawkish Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs.


It was a team, Colbert said, that would mitigate what he saw as the damage done by the Obama administration’s policy of making Israeli-Arab peace a centerpiece of its Middle East strategy and its practice of criticizing Israel for actions it deemed counterproductive to that effort.


Sarah Stern, the president of EMET, the Endowment for Middle East Truth, said Obama’s policy of engagement with autocracies in the region was a failure. Both Gingrich and Romney seemed to understand this, she said, as evidenced by the people they chose for their teams.


“The understanding is that there are bad actors in the world and we can’t sit down and have detente with every one,” she said. “Some of us interpret all this openness as weakness.”


About the Author:

If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

No Responses to “Surprise Frontrunner Gingrich Draws New Scrutiny From Jewish Conservatives”

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Fatou Bensouda, Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC)
Report: Europeans Funded ICC War Crimes Submission against Israel

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/us-news/surprise-frontrunner-gingrich-draws-new-scrutiny-from-jewish-conservatives/2011/12/07/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: