Recent legislation in the US Congress has made the United States a defender of Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. In the guise of a "pro-Israel" action, Congress has worked to weaken the long-standing US support for a two-state solution, and that is quite unfortunate!

Far from being pro-Israel, a provision that was attached to the massive trade bill, H.R. 1314, that has gone through Congress means that instead of speaking up for Israel's rights within its internationally-recognized borders, US trade policy is effectively erasing the Green Line, treating Israel and the occupied territory as if they were one and the same, which they are not.  

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People need to realize that erasing Israel's border with the West Bank isn't protecting Israel, it's just one step closer to ending the idea of the two-state solution. That's not pro-Israel, it's not okay, and it shouldn't be the policy of the US Congress.


Don't Erase Israel's Borders!
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