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  •  Frankly, as far as I'm concerned, Jews who are (5+ / 0-)

    Republicans in this day and age do not remember the lessons of Nazism.  Yes, I used that N word.

    Anything that smacks of fascism - and the modern Republican party certainly does - should be an anathema to any Jew.

    The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt. Bertrand Russell

    by accumbens on Tue Aug 21, 2012 at 06:44:01 PM PDT

    •  Old authoritarian Jews baffle me. nt (1+ / 0-)
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      The founding fathers knew of the mutually corrupting influences of Church and state, wisely sending them to opposite corners.

      by emidesu on Tue Aug 21, 2012 at 07:22:16 PM PDT

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      •  their lineage... (4+ / 0-)
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        has less to do with their Jewishness, and more to do with their fear and anxiety about living in a world that is evolving...

        that makes them, in their minds, the arbiters of Jewish ethos- much the same way as the American Taliban presume to to set up the false equivalencies equating Christianity with a checklist of positions on issues that could easily be defined by adding the word "phobia" to the end of the words...

        Homophobia, xenophobia....

        "When you're skating on thin ice, you might as well dance." Jesse Winchester

        by The Poet Deploreate on Wed Aug 22, 2012 at 03:22:29 AM PDT

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