Hamas gains ground roots support... in Vermontthey love Hamas.
Progressives have wanted Sanders to be more forceful in condemning Israel. Before Congress’ August recess, the Senate passed a resolution unanimously reaffirming its support for Israel. Sanders did not object, but he also did not sign on as a co-sponsor. As the Daily Beast writes, Israel puts left-wing Democrats like Sanders in a tough spot because their base can be critical of Israel, but not taking a pro-Israel position is politically risky.Politically risky? Maybe even the Left can see that supporting Israel is the right thing to do!
Let's go to the videotape.
How many Jews will vote for Bernie Sanders if he's the Democratic nominee in 2016?
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