The traditional Jewish establishment is divided, with the Anti-Defamation League decrying Bannon, and the Z.O.A. embracing him.
Contradictions around this question were heightened by the U.N. Security Council’s approval last month of Resolution 2334, calling on Israel to cease settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem. The measure only passed because the U.S. abstained rather than using its veto — for the first time regarding a resolution against West Bank settlements since 1980.
Several hundred pro-Palestinian activists gathered in Times Square in New York City on September 15, 2011, and marched to the United Nations building in a bid to bring attention to Palestinian rights and demand that the United States end aid to Israel. Includes images.