From Nixon to Netanyahu: Political Genius Arthur Finkelstein Lived a Double Life

The maker of a new documentary on the Jewish American right-wing strategic adviser tells Haaretz how Finkelstein was never hateful, merely effective

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Ido David Cohen
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It's the May 1999 election campaign and the pressure on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is mounting. Ehud Barak, leader of the One Israel alliance, is leading in the polls, and Likud voters seem unenthusiastic.

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