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Special Assignment (American Jews) #113790

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 10, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(NYC: Bill Blakemore) Public debate by American Jews over events in Israeli-occupied territories featured; scenes shown of New York City Jewish synagogue. [JEWS - debate issue.] [Central Synagogue spokesperson Mitchell RABBINO - discusses anti-Semitism and image of Israel.] [Hadassah organization WOMEN - discuss issue.] Position of many Jews that Israel knows what is best for Jews noted. [MAN - says Israel must decide what to do.] Public criticism of Israel's position by many Jews and Jewish orgs. detailed. [Dartmouth College professor Rabbi Arthur HERTZBERG - says supporting moderates and doves in Israel is not an anti-Israel act.]

Reporter(s):
Blakemore, Bill;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:03:40

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