Thursday June 20, 2013
In Solidarity With and In Support of Evelyn Garcia for Giving U.S. Some TruthEileen Fleming Salem-News.com
As an endorsing organization I attended the first day of CODE PINK'S 2011 Move AIPAC Over Conference, but I blew the rest off because I am Too RED to be PINK.
(CLERMONT, FLA) - The Democrats are embroiled in a Battle Royal over a series of 2011 email’s from Evelyn Garcia, a candidate for State House, District 88, that began when she forwarded an email from Code Pink, “Time for a New Middle East Policy.”
Garcia wrote, “By supporting Israeli occupation with US foreign aid, we are all complicit and guilty of their crimes against humanity. And, I deeply resent US taxpayer funds being used to continue Israeli aggression (yes, confiscating other peoples’ land and building illegal settlements is aggression), not to mention ‘incursions’ that kill PEOPLE, destroy civilian homes and infrastructure all over, mass concentration prison camps, etc, etc, etc.”
Loren Londner, one of the recipients of the emails, made the emails public claiming, “When I heard this person was running for office, I felt the public should know about the emails. This kind of speech almost qualifies as hate speech. This should be made public no matter who the person is or what their party.”
I am in solidarity that this discussion is most necessary, but I dissent from what Londner claims is “hate speech” for I call it truth telling!
As a candidate of conscience for US HOUSE of Representatives, D. 5, Fl., who has been to the State of Israel and throughout the Land of Palestine, seven times since 2005, I begin by citing Israeli peacemaker Jonathan Ben Artzi, who is a nephew of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:
On May 28, 1993 Ariel Sharon explained:
Professor Jeff Halper, American Israeli and co-founder and coordinator of Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions wrote:
As an endorsing organization I attended the first day of CODE PINKS 2011 Move AIPAC Over Conference, but I blew the rest off because I am Too RED to be PINK:
So instead I reported from The Belly of AIPAC’S Conference, as an Exclusive to Veterans Today.
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