First Lt. Ehren Watada Is a Hero

“First Lieutenant Ehren Watada still refuses Iraq deployment orders, calling the war illegal. A six-year prison term could result. Preliminary hearings are set for Thursday.” To those who think that Lieutenant Watada is a traitor or a deserter, let me remind you of a time when a government scared its fearful citizens into segregating themselves. […]

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 To the People Who Think Israel is the Problem

To those who think Israel is the problem in the Middle East conflict, I dedicate the following: 1. Israel became a state in 1312 B.C.., two millennia before Islam; 2. Arab refugees from Israel began calling themselves “Palestinians” in 1967, two decades after (modern) Israeli statehood; 3. After conquering the land in 1272 B.C.., Jews […]

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