Tagged: israel/palestine

On the Via Dolorosa

by Jeanne Conte It happened suddenly as we turned the corner on that narrow old street of Jerusalem at the Fifth Station of the Cross. Four boys glared up at us, each hollering as...

Why Kerry and Not Bush

by Tony Campolo I am not pleased with either candidate. Both wanted that dreadful war that neither Calvin nor Augustine would have labeled “just.” I try to believe that this administration had good motives...

“I Hate Democracy”

by Max Ediger “I have to be honest with you – I hate democracy!” The young Palestinian teenager’s gentle voice reflected sadness and some anger. It was April 2004, and together with a small...

The New Antisemitism

by Tony Campolo Around the world antisemitism is once again raising its ugly head. The official newspaper of the Palestinian authority declares that the Holocaust is a myth which Jews have exploited to gain sympathy for their Zionist aspirations....