Beware of the Color Orange

The war against the State of Israel never ceases. At one moment in May 2015 it is the attempt of the deputy secretary of Fatah and head of the Palestinian Football Association to get the corrupt FIFA to suspend or expel Israel from international football. At another it is the executive committee of the UK National Union of Students to align itself with the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement (BDS) against Israel. At yet another, a campaign waged by Saeb Erekat, the Palestinian Authority “negotiator” who never negotiates, helped end the participation of the French firm SAFEGE in a $31 million Jerusalem cable car project, one that included east Jerusalem. The project was meant to ease traffic congestion in the city, including traffic to holy sites in the Old City and the Mount of Olives. SAFEGE, after a meeting with French foreign and economic ministries, explained its decision was made because of “political concerns.” In May 2015 Erekat wrote to...(Read Full Article)