Friday Dec 06, 2013
“anti-Semitism is alive, active and virulent,,, after more than half a century of Holocaust education, interfaith dialogue, [and] United Nations' declarations…”
Until now focus has been on Christendom’s efforts to solve its two-thousand year-long Jewish Problem. Tens of millions of Jews died or were not conceived the result of those efforts. And this over the centuries before six million were murdered in...
Monday Dec 02, 2013
If the Holocaust was but the most recent effort to solve the West's Jewish Problem, and it did not quite succeed, what does that represent for the Jewish future?
The “What” of antisemitism in everyday America is well described in the 1965-70 Berkeley Study. The Study was most successful in describing the “Why” of American antisemitism in its first volume, Christian Beliefs and anti-Semitism. Where it is...
Sunday Nov 24, 2013
Polling of American opinion taken in the mid-1930’s, soon after Krystallnacht, found that “fifty-three percent believed that ‘Jews are different and should be restricted and ten percent believed that Jews should be deported…Another poll found that, 35-40 percent of the population was prepared to accept an anti-Jewish campaign [the existing model being Nazi Germany]… 23 percent of respondents in one 1945...
Sunday Nov 17, 2013
"The United States seems no longer to wish to become absorbed by crises that do not align with its new vision of its national interest [isolationist]. Because nobody can take the place of the United States… A strategic void could be created in the Middle East, with widespread perception of Western indecision.”
(France’s foreign minister Fabius on the implications of America’s retreat)
Wednesday Nov 13, 2013
“Saudi intelligence chief… landed in Moscow Wednesday, July 31… told Putin that Saudi King Abdullah was in favor of the Russian president going to Cairo…”
Lavrov to confirm Russian air defense system, surface missiles for Egypt, Russian Navy facilities at Alexandria
I wrote this nine days ago assuming my previous blog would be off the front page within a week. That blog only came down today....