My Bias Toward Israel Has Been Wounded

My Bias Toward Israel Has Been Wounded

I have a bias toward Israel. I have antipathy toward Hamas. I have pity for the Palestinian people.  My bias toward Israel derives from my historical awareness of the plight, occupation and persecution of the Jews going back to the mud pits of Egypt. From biblical and...
Redefining Antisemitism

Redefining Antisemitism

The term “antisemitism” is being redefined to silence those standing in solidarity with the disenfranchised and dispossessed. It is being weaponized to intimidate those speaking against apartheid.  Antisemitism has always been rooted in conspiracy theories– Jews...
When War Wages War, Everyone Suffers

When War Wages War, Everyone Suffers

For weeks, I’ve listened to the debate addressing the war in the Middle East. Supporters of Israel argue the necessity of war and casualties in their attempt to destroy Hamas. Supporters of the Palestinians (not Hamas) argue that Israel’s attempt to destroy...