Yusuf Ziya Pasha al-Khalidi was for ten years mayor of Jerusalem, where Jews were already the local majority. As a Muslim, an Arab and an Ottoman subject, he wrote (March 1, 1899) a letter opposing Zionism to the chief rabbi of France, Zadok Khan. Yusuf Pasha detailed why he thought Zionism impossible. But at the same time, he validated the Jewish claim to be aboriginal there: “Who can contest the rights of the Jews regarding Palestine? Good Lord, historically it is really your country!”
“President Obama sometimes seems to have an indifference to historical truth that often borders on antagonism.…
Historically, Muslim forces began invading Syria in 634, and ended by conquering Constantinople in 1453.
They invaded not only all of Turkey – obliterating the great Christian empire of Byzantium – but then went on to conquer all of North Africa, Greece, Southern Spain, parts of Portugal, and eastern Europe, including Hungary, Serbia and the Balkans…
The US and the UN – both the Security Council and UNESCO – are not who determine what is historically true and what is not. These shameful votes should be reversed immediately; if not, all funding should be withdrawn from the United Nations, by United States and all freedom-loving democracies” — Maria Polizoidou
“He’s asking Israel to support the creation of an Islamist state in a sea of failed Islamist dictatorships” — Brooke Goldstein, Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer, The Lawfare Project Continue reading
“Yes John Kerry, if only this orange sliver was smaller there would be peace.” @ Dave Rubin Now, for another point of comparison, reflect for a moment on the fact that the Queen of England personally owns 1/6 of the Earth’s non – ocean surface: Over 10 million square miles. See: You’d be smiling too! Queen Elizabeth … Continue reading
“I’m here to argue, and I’m prepared to argue this for the rest of my life, that the Jews in this city are not settlers. They’re here as of right.
The Jews that are in this city are not wrongfully here. They’re here as of right.
And I’m referring to international law.”
“I am appalled, as a lawyer and a legal rights advocate, at the lack of justice done to the Jewish people…How dare they demand that all Jews leave Old Jerusalem and the rest of Judea and Samaria?” — Dr. Jacques P. Gauthier
Off yourself while murdering a few Jews, and you can score virgins in heaven, as well as receive generous access privileges for family members on judgment day–lessons that will surely help these children grow up to productive, tolerant, kind hearted members of a future “Palestinian” society. Continue reading
Reporter to Arafat “…and is the Palestinian resistance feeling stronger now that it’s backed by Iran?”
Arafat: “Definitely. It changed COMPLETELY the whole strategic policy in this area.” Continue reading