Roger L. Simon interviewed 17-year-old Eugene of Live from an Israeli bunker on the situation in Israel. A must-listen.
The irony goes unnoticed — while we are hammering away to punish those who brought the horrors of last September here, we restrain the Israelis from the same retaliation. Not the same thing, of course — We are We, They are They. While we mourn and seethe at September 11th, we don’t notice that Israel has a September 11th sometimes every day.
We may not notice, but it doesn’t make any difference. And it doesn’t make any difference whether you are pro-Israeli or you think Israel is the bully of the Middle East. If it comes to where a new holocaust looms — with or without the concurrence of the United States and Europe — Israel will lash out without pause or restraint at those who would try to annihilate their country.
And two more items: The Palestinian Arabs have once again succeeded in isolating themselves by backing the wrong side in a war
Arab world’s awakening brings hope. Or perhaps, a start for conditions where hope might start?