When I was in elementary school one of the dates we all memorized was 1492. The year Columbus sailed west from Spain and discovered America.
Based on the outrage you would be forgiven for concluding that a serious crime has been committed.
There is much gnashing of teeth and howls of outrage.
Recently the CEO of the French company Orange announced that he wanted his company to stop doing business in Israel.
The 2015 Jerusalem Light Show is happening this week.
It didn’t take long for the wannabes to claim the mantle of daring journalism. It seems it took only a few hours until the saying Je Suis Charlie showed up on Twitter and tee shirts.
The modern State of Israel continues to struggle with its identity.
Is this a Jewish State or a state where some Jews happen to live?
I’ve seen two manifestations of this problem already this week.