Tag Archives: human rights

Suddenly, People

When the German Jew got off the plane or the ship that brought him to the Land of Israel, they told him he was one of the People, and threw him right away into the melting pot. He was wearing … Continue reading

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What are you prepared to do about it now

Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli Prime Minister, announced loud and clear on election day that he will do everything in his power to block a Palestinian state, and the Israeli Jews supported him in droves. A serving prime minister denies the right … Continue reading

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Je ne suis pas Charlie

I oppose death penalty, and I don’t really care who is to be executed: A newspaper cartoonist or the Boston Strangler or a mother and a baby in Gaza or a settler in the occupied territories or a young man … Continue reading

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They are afraid

It cannot be that those who broke into the bilingual school in Jerusalem the other night and torched books, thought that they were committing a crime. Come on, churches and mosques are being burned there, in the Holy Land, day … Continue reading

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I don’t feel like

They tell me that I have to condemn the killing of the worshipers in the synagogue in Har Nof, Jerusalem and they tell me I must condemn those who carried out the killing and they tell me that those who … Continue reading

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Nobel peace laureate

After the President of the United States began bombing the seventh country since he received the Nobel Peace Prize. After President Barack Obama bombs Syria, and before that Afghanistan, and Pakistan, and Yemen, and Somalia, and Libya, and Iraq – … Continue reading

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An update in three hundred and fifty words

The purpose of operation Shuvu Achim (Return the brothers) was not to bring back home the three yeshiva students who were killed in the West Bank, but rather to bring as many Hamas members back behind bars. And the goal … Continue reading

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