3 readers online now  |  69 million page views

Alarmed

Reader comment on item: Zionism's Bleak Present

Submitted by Atilla (Australia), Oct 11, 2007 at 05:37

After reading your post, I am alarmed. I never realised the amount of unpopularity that Zionism was facing from Jews. Sure I knew about the Haredim but this statistic of only 17% of American Jews not calling themselves Zionist shocked me. However I think you are a bit too optimistic with this line "...as Westerners generally and Israelis specifically finally awake to the dangers posed by Palestinian irredentists, jihadists, and other extremist Middle Easterners." Most of the world still shrugs off the threat of Iran and Syria as well as groups like Hezbollah and the Taliban. Even after decades of terrorist attacks, too many people think groups such as Hamas are 'freedom fighters'.

http://atilla89.wordpress.com/

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to Alarmed by Atilla

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List
eXTReMe Tracker

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)