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Obama Fundraiser and Ambassador Blames Israel for Anti-Semitism

December 3, 2011

Via The Weekly Standard

The U.S. ambassador to Belgium, Howard Gutman, recently told a conference hosted by the European Jewish Union that Israel is to blame for growing anti-Semitism harbored by people of Muslim faith.

Howard Gutman

“A distinction should be made between traditional anti-Semitism, which should be condemned and Muslim hatred for Jews, which stems from the ongoing conflict between Israel and the Palestinians,” Gutman reportedly said, according to the Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth. “He also argued that an Israeli-Palestinian peace treaty will significantly diminish Muslim anti-Semitism.”

According to the account in the Israeli paper, “The legal experts at the event were visibly stunned by Gutman’s words, and the next speaker offered a scathing rebuttal to the envoy’s remarks.”

Gutman was a major fundraiser for President Obama’s 2008 election campaign. He bundled $500,000 for Obama, according to, personally giving at least $2,300 to the campaign.

In 2009, Obama nominated Gutman, a Washington, D.C. attorney, to be ambassador to Belgium.



How much more do we need to see from the Obama administration to realize that the Left is willing to accept the Islamization of America?

Just to reiterate the danger of allowing this to happen:

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Quran Teacher Rapes Students…

Pak. Police Help Muslims Beat Christian Women…

Muslims Demand That UK City Council Kowtow to Islam…

Cleric Stabs 7-Year-Old Boy to Death at Mosque…

13-Year-Old Suicide Bomber Sold for $170…

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