IF I FORGET THEE, O JERUSALEM - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Steve of Mevaserret
    • 25.03.10 | 18:04 (IST)

    Let me forget my right (Tischach Yemani) and my tongue cling to the roof of my mouth." This ancient curse to Jews who would abandon Jerusalem in their hearts and minds is easily recognized by modern physicians as a large embolic stroke in the left middle cerebral artery territory of the brain producing right hemiparalysis with neglect and speech deficit. It would be wise for those Jews who oppose Israel's policy of rebuilding Jerusalem to pause and ponder the significance of Jerusalem to our forefathers since the time of Babylonian captivity. Obama, Clinton and Mitchell are simply clueless to (in David Ben Gurion's words) "the unshakable and unseverable link between the People of Israel and the Land of Israel"

    from the article: Netanyahu faces a U.S. adamant about East Jerusalem
    First published 14:43 25.03.10 | Last updated 16:08 25.03.10
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