At annual Super Bowl Sunday prayer event, held in Israel for the first time, women at the Western Wall rejoiced in the recent egalitarian win there. But some women consider it a loss.20:11 07.02.16 | 0 comments
Less than one third of the arab population denies the holocaust, less than half supported hezbollah's kidnapping actions last summer, and 44% saw hezbollah's actions as war crimes. This just goes to show that the arab population is anything but monolithic, and it is wrong to generalize. it is not "the arabs" who deny the holocaust, but rather some (a minority), it is also not "the arabs" who supported hezbollah, but a slight minority. There are many arabs who are proud citizens of israel and/or have no problem with their jewish neighbors (and vice versa for many jewish israelis.) There are arabs who run educational programs affiliated with holocaust museums and arabs who protected jews during the holocaust (like the guy who was just awarded yad vashem's righteous gentile award.) I'm very glad so many people on this board feel like respectfully acknowledging the existence of those voices and not doing a disservice to their efforts by denying their existence (note the sarcasm.