Wednesday, October 14, 2009
You Have To Keep Reading
While I'm glad he got the answer he was looking for from a J Street spokesperson, it still remains true that if Jeffrey Goldberg really was curious what that spokesperson meant when it referred to Israel's future as a democracy (namely, whether it ought to remain a Jewish state), he could have read a passage in the same article he quoted from, where the same women who prompted his initial query says the goal of her organization is "securing Israel's future as a Jewish, democratic homeland." Which, presumably, would have taken -- what? An additional two minutes?