Perhaps, though, now that the acrimony and rhetoric has reached such a level that liberal progressives can now openly congratulate people who say in public they wish to murder Israeli civilians, Jews in America will finally have had enough.
Peace Now has long functioned almost as a defense attorney for the Palestinian Authority — vigorously demanding Israeli concessions to the P.A., while refraining from criticizing the P.A.’s sponsorship of terrorism and its constant incitement against Jews and Israel.
At Birkenau, there is a large church in what once was the Nazi commandant headquarters. The church is in direct violation of a 1987 agreement signed by four European cardinals and European Jewish leaders. Pope Francis must recognize this affront and ask that the church be moved.
Denied access to their heritage and made convenient scapegoats in Cold War regional power plays, many Jews lost all connection to their identity save their surname and the discrimination that it attracted.