To the Editors:
Your cover story on Israel and Menachem Begin [May 30] was a disgrace. In the only democratic election in the Middle East, the people of Israel elected a man and his party to replace a corrupt, weak and scandal-ridden governmentand TIME talks about Trouble in the Promised Land.
Your cheap attack on Menachem Begin was an assault on Israel and every Jew.
Van Lewis Caplan
New York City
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