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Opinion: Ammar Campa-Najjar Is a Most American of Congressional Candidates

An article in an Israeli newspaper identifying a Congressional candidate’s long-dead grandfather as a terrorist is a reminder that America is different from the rest of the world. East County native Ammar Campa-Najjar, who is of Mexican and Palestinian ancestry, was blindsided by the article in Haaretz, responding eloquently, “I’m blessed to have been born in America, […]