Home: Authors: Fishel Jacobs

Status: Member since June 13, 2010
Location: Israel
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This OpEd is in response to recent news articles regarding the proposed Israeli Kneseet Bill to remove the "5-Star Hotel" conditions for Islamic terrorists held in Israeli prisons.
Gen. Stanley McChrystal just resigned, or was sacked, for a now infamous magazine interview he gave. His removal is good rhetoric, and photo op. But, it does not address the real issues.
Recently, hundreds of thousands of religious Jews in Israel rioted. A decision of the Supreme Court, ostensibly to stop segregation in a parochial school fueled this. Sending eighty parents to prison should, though, light a red light for people in all modern society.
Recent remarks by White House Press Corps senior reporter, Helen Thomas, caused her forced resignation, something examined in this Op Ed