A reader writes (most likely in response to this):
Your blogs seem intent on bashing Israel. A more balanced view
would be appreciated. Have you been to Israel? Have you studied the
history of the wars there and understand your people’s history there
and that we have been there continually for well over 2,000 years? That
the Arabs have been there for only a relatively short period as
squatters after the Jews were repeatedly exiled from their own lands?
Do you realize how incredibly small a nation it is? Do you understand
how the Arab nations have made no secret of destroying it and every Jew
It would be good if you would study
the history of the area and the history of the Jewish People well
before taking pride in being a self hating Jew. 80% of Jordan is
“Palestinian” Ben. The “Palestinians” are not originally from Israel.
There has NEVER been a Palestine nation, a separate Palestinian
language or culture. This tiny strip of land is the Jewish home land
and has been for thousands of years. The Arabs have over 20 other huge
nations that are Arab in origin (and by the way where with only a
couple exceptions that Jews (800,0000) were expelled from) and cannot
I’ll be posting more on this topic later in the week, so stay tuned.
Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.