Hundreds of thousands of non-Jews have received Israeli citizenship over the past decade under the Law of Return, which has led Interior Minister Meir Sheetrit and his colleagues to believe the law should either be revised or abolishedâ€¦
Redefining the Law of Return is not the only problemâ€¦ In recent days the Interior Ministry presented the members with data of some 1 million illegal immigrants residing in Israel
. The Kvetcher notes
...very disappointingly, Israel is not terribly thrilled about illegal African immigration either.
"The data presented to the committee further showed that some 25,000 African infiltrators live in Israel, with only 600 of them being actual refugees from Darfurâ€¦ and 46,000 Falash Mura Ethiopians that include many Christians"
Where is Progress By Pesach? Where is the ADL? Where is Bâ€™nai Brith? Where is the AJC? Donâ€™tâ€¦.donâ€™t they care about the stranger? Arenâ€™t they going to demand that these Jews do the right thing, and demand that Israel grant all illegal immigrants a â€?path to citizenshipâ€??
I canâ€™t believe these organizations arenâ€™t speaking up!
He concludes with another Sheetrit quote
Sheetrit warned on Sunday, â€?If we do not discuss these issues with urgency, in a few years Israel will no longer be the state of the Jews, and I do not want that.â€?
What a racist, nativist bastard!
Humor aside, why Jewish outfits like Progress for Pesach want for America policies so radically different from what their co-religionists deem appropriate for Israel is an interesting question. Also why any discussion about preserving the historic character of America triggers such vilification.