To be in charge of “counter terrorism” in the USA it helps if you are jewish

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Resume requirement for counter-terrorism job appears to include: Jewish

Philip Weiss — Mondoweiss July 9, 2015

Adam Szubin

On Monday, President Obama appealed to the Congress to approve his nominee for the counter-terrorism czar in Treasury: Adam Szubin. “This is a vital position for our anti-terrorism efforts,” Obama said, and Szubin is “highly qualified.”

Is one of those qualifications that Szubin is Jewish? It sure looks that way. As the Jewish Telegraphic Agency pointed out when Szubin was nominated in April, he would be the third Jew to hold this job: “In 2002, he helped found DC Minyan, an Orthodox congregation based on egalitarian principles.”

The two other men to hold this job before Szubin were Stuart Levey– who studied under Marty Peretz at Harvard andwrote his college dissertation about saving the Zionist “dream” from Meir Kahane’s extremism– and Levey’s deputy David Cohen, who had the blessing of Alan Dershowitz. …

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