Saturday, August 18th, 2018  |  2:38 PM

A Conservative Newspaper Promoting,
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

Subscribe Now: Get your own copy of The US Journal

True History of the Holy Land

Written By: Jed Gladstein  |  Posted: Saturday, July 16th, 2011

            It is sheer sophistry for American "elites" to maintain that Israeli settlements in the West Bank are a genuine obstacle to peace in the Middle East. To even assert such nonsense is to ignore three thousand five hundred years of history. Neither is "Palestinian pathos" the explanation for the contemporary blood libel that attempts to legitimize Arab claims to the West Bank at the expense of Jewish settlements.

            For many, it is naked anti-Semitism that feeds the flames of the Palestinian narrative, and the fuel for that fire is Arab oil money. Without it, the "elites" who propagate the myth of Arab sovereignty over parts of the Jewish homeland would be powerless to weave the web of delusion in which so many Westerners are now ensnared. But for Westerners who honor truth rather than prejudice, a few historical facts may suffice to put out the fire of that Arab fiction.

Sign into your account to read the rest of this article. »

Share this on Twitter  |  Share this on Facebook  |  Email to a friend.  |  Contact the editor.

What are your thoughts?

Want to read more of this article?

You must be a subscriber to read entire articles.

Gain 24/7 access to all the content on this website by becoming a subscriber.
Choose your subscription plan and get full access in minutes. Subscribe now. »

If you are already a subscriber, sign in now to read more full articles.

More History News

Nine Dubious Victorian Cures

10 Interesting Things You Didn’t Know About American History

Alfred the Great Saved England

Survival Food the Mountain Men Ate

The Real Fruit of Democratic Policies and Our Native Americans

15 Free-But-Forgotten Ways Our Ancestors Stayed Warm During Winter

A Return to a Modest, Moral, Mannerly America!

Lincoln, the Movie: A Review

Stuyvesant and Van der Doncke

The Sad History of U.S. Peace Negotiations