Trump’s Inaugural Address: A Tremendous Speech Like the World Has Never Seen Before

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Exclusive excerpts from Donald Trump’s own Inaugural notes. *Satire

This will be a speech like the world has never seen before. This will be tremendous. People tell me, thank you Donald, for making America great again. I’m tremendous.

For eight years, the president was super-smart, thoughtful, decent, caring, cautious, fair and strategic.

Sad.

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The Israeli left should endorse moving the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem

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Why should we allow right wingers to claim only they care about Jerusalem’s place in Jewish history and identity?

Israeli leftists should back President-elect Trump’s pledge to relocate the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Why? For two key reasons: first, because it is justified, and not just in terms of finally implementing the 1995 congressional decision to do so, but, secondly, because it is a tactical error to create even the appearance that the Israeli left cares less about Jerusalem than other Jews do.

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