I have a complex relationship with israel. On the one hand, I am on the barricades, enraged at the wilful strangling of palestinian life that builds up so much hatred and future destruction, that kills, that maims and that sucks away any possibility of hope for a better life, the only thing that can ever bring peace. On the other hand, I come from a jewish background, strongly supportive of the state, have worked in the country, and have both friends and relatives there who are part of what in many ways is a wonderful society. What to do?

The purpose of this page is to answer that question.

the non-love that dare not speak its name

Playing the cantankerous uncle that should probably be confined to the cellar, I try again to raise the question about the jewish community supporting israel in all weathers, even when there is no fixing of the roof while the sun shines, making the current unacceptable arrangements harden like concrete...

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