Fight over Israel in state Democratic Party made potent statement

Jewish News of Northern California

Editorial Board


At a quick glance, the wrangling over several resolutions harshly critical of Israel at the California Democratic Party State Convention two weeks ago provided no huge fireworks. The matter was in committee and was dealt with in a civil and parliamentary manner.

But make no mistake. These resolutions, had they been approved as originally written, would have radically upended the state party’s longstanding posture toward Israel and Middle East peace.

And as California goes, so goes the nation.

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