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How the 2016 election is upending pro-Israel orthodoxies

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaking at a news conference at the AIPAC policy conference in Washington, D.C, March 21, 2016. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

WASHINGTON (JTA) – When it comes to Israel, Democrats and Republicans simply do not see eye to eye, and for all their love of Zion, evangelicals will turn out for a candidate who is less than 100 percent on the issue. Welcome to the 2016 presidential election, when the… Read more »

Numbers refute polarization on Israel

Many Americans who regularly engage with the Israel “issue” feel it. I feel it. There is a sense in my Christian and Jewish social circles that Israel as a bipartisan issue among Americans is becoming a Republican-dominated issue that will eventually (if it hasn’t already) drive out Democrats. At… Read more »