Too many pro-Israel organizations seem driven more by the agendas of influential donors rather than by what makes the most sense for the pro-Israel community. It is up to us to work within those organizations to align them with our values. These should be our top priorities:
Through this wild week of news, one of the more disturbing storylines seems to be getting lost in the ether: Neil Gorsuch’s pro-life record. Both on the campaign trail and during the transition, President Trump vowed to appoint a Supreme Court justice to replace the late Antonin Scalia who would overturn Roe v. Wade. During the third presidential debate President Trump said, “I am pro-life,” and that if he were elected president, that the legality of abortions would, "go back to the individual states."
The difference between anti-Semitism on the right and anti-Semitism on the left is that while the left does serious soul-searching about how to reconcile unpalatable beliefs coming from allies on other issues, the right just shrugs its shoulders and carries on.