If your only source of news is the front page of your local paper, or the updates played during commercial breaks on the radio, you might be under the impression that charitable do-gooders from
But that is not what happened this past weekend. Not even by a longshot.
At least as far back as 2008, the Palestinian terror organization Hamas has been launching missiles into
When the organizers of the Turkish flotilla announced that they intended it to deliver aid to
Subsequently, the flotilla sailed toward
Yet the MSM depicted
Then the United Nations and European Union condemned
At what point are people going to start asking if the world today is just as anti-Semitic as it was during the Third Reich?
Update, 6/2/10: In an update that should not surprise anybody, it has been learned that many of the people on the "aid flotilla" have ties to Islamist terrorist groups (including Al-Qaeda) and many of them were traveling without identification.
Update, 6/4/10: Above, I wrote that Hamas has been launching missiles from Gaza into Israel since "at least as far back as 2008." That was based solely on memory, but I have since researched exact dates and feel it is important to mention that the missile attacks started all the way back in 2001.
Update, 6/4/10: And in case you haven't heard, pro-Palestinian activists are currently sailing from Ireland to Israel and have declared that their intention is to breach the blockade. Hopefully somebody will stand beside the Jewish state this time.