Why Are Brits Who Know Little About Israel So Active Against It?

It may have less to do with anti-Semitism than we think.

Prof. Ali al-Nowaihi is an economics professor at the University of Leicester, in the UK, and a dear friend. Growing up in Cairo, amid the Muslim Brotherhood movement, his father was a pious Muslim and an international authority on the Koran. In the early 1970s, when Ali reached draft age and was slated to be sent to beef up the Egyptian force on the Suez Canal during the Israeli-Egyptian...