Haaretz – From Two States to One: Michigan’s Rashida Tlaib Shifts Position on Israel

In an earlier interview broadcast by Britain’s Channel 4, Tlaib also said she would “absolutely” back withholding aid to Israel, in keeping with her opposition to Israel’s “discrimination.” In response to the Channel 4 interview, the Jewish Democratic Council of America said it “disagrees” with Tlaib’s position. On August 7, Tlaib won the Democratic nomination…

Haaretz: Palestinian-American Congressional Candidate Called Out Over Pledge to Cut Military Aid to ‘Discriminatory’ Israel

In its statement regarding Tlaib, the JDCA, which describes itself as “the voice of socially-progressive, pro-Israel Jewish Democrats” vowed to continue “to speak out against candidates and elected officials — Republicans and Democrats — who do not share our positions on key issues. As we approach the midterm elections, JDCA will continue to focus on…