More than 3,000 European Jews, including prominent intellectuals, have signed a petition speaking out against Israeli settlement policies and warning that systematic support for the Israeli government is dangerous.
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This is just a summary of the views of a few biased parties, and not all views are represented. The article itself makes a few unqualified claims, such as the contention that CRIF is "France's leading Jewish association," without explaining the nature or structure of the organization.
the arrival of the Netanyahu-Lieberman government is guaranteed to prove a crisis moment for the Israel symphathisers across America and Europe. It will present an enormous public-relations problem, akin to the one that faced ad agency Hill & Knowlton during the decades in which it had to defend Philip Morris, the hated cigarette company that repeatedly denied the link between its products and cancer. The Israel sympathisers knows that it will be difficult to sell cartons of menthol smooth Netanyahu-Lieberman to American and European consumers.