Plague Libel: Blaming Jews For COVID-19

Plague Libel: Blaming Jews For COVID-19

The COVID-19 era brand of anti-Semitism has resulted in worldwide claims that the Jews or Israel are responsible for manufacturing and spreading the coronavirus. While attending AIPAC in March, I was confronted with the reality of extremist Islamists calling for us...
Justice For Armenia Is Justice For All

Justice For Armenia Is Justice For All

Justice delayed is justice denied, but sometimes it is better late than never. The 105th anniversary of the inadequately acknowledged Armenian Genocide is a stark reminder of one of humanity’s most deplorable mass murders as well as the international community’s...
When the Arabs Were Zionists (And May Be Again)

When the Arabs Were Zionists (And May Be Again)

The Arab world has long been characterized (and caricatured) for its rejection of Jewish self-determination (as well as that of other minorities in the region that include but are not limited to the Kurds, Yazidis, Assyrians, and Armenians). While this understanding...
Venezuela: The Tide is Turning

Venezuela: The Tide is Turning

While the world watches with bated breath, Venezuelans are taking their country back from the grip of tyranny. Or at least trying to. Just as the people of East Germany and other nations resisted and overthrew the despotic Soviet empire, thousands of Venezuelans have...