In less than 18 hours from Thurs. evening to Fri. afternoon, Israeli racism and xenophobia exploded into three forms of extreme violence. I witnessed two of them. 6 people were stabbed by an ultra-Orthodox Jewish man at Jerusalem's Gay Pride Parade.
The murders of a Palestinian toddler and a teenage girl have shaken Israelis from a willful blindness toward an already deteriorating situation that must be addressed to prevent a slide toward even more violence.
Stewart has also had a meaningful impact on my life. The most direct was that he agreed to be in the The Muslims Are Coming! documentary I co-directed. He didnâEUR(TM)t have any skin in the fight against anti-Muslim bigotry,but battling bigotry was important
The Cold War policy of keeping hundreds of U.S. nuclear weapons on hair trigger alert threatens the safety of all Americans. This policy increases the risk of an accidental nuclear missile launch or a deliberate launch in response to a false warning ...