The Forward - City Desk - September 24, 1999
Now that Jonathan Pollard is the latest pawn in the New York political
world, activists are urging Hillary Rodham Clinton to help the convicted
spy. The founder of the Jewish Action Alliance, Beth Gilinsky issued an
open letter to Mrs. Clinton, appealing to the first lady's inherent
sense of justice in pleading Pollard's case. Ms. Gilinsky, who was
recently heckled in Harlem when she took to the streets mocking
hate-monger Khalid Abdul Muhammad joins Mr. Hikind in concentrating on
Mrs. Clinton rather than on the president, who decides issues of
executive clemency. Ms. Gilinsky also echoed arguments made last week by
public advocate Mark Green, who wrote to President Clinton regarding
See Mark Green's letter to the President.
See Beth Gilinsky's open letter to Hillary Clinton.
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