February 26, 2020

Please follow & like us :)

Twitter
Facebook
RSS

Mahmoud Abbas shows his disdain for a free press -and his love for J-Street

http://elderofziyon.blogspot.com/2020/02/mahmoud-abbas-shows-his-disdain-for.html

This short video from Jewish Insider shows three truths about Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas.

First it shows how, at what was billed as a press conference, Abbas refused to take a single question. Ignoring the press at a press conference shows complete disdain for the idea of freedom of expression

Second, notice how Abbas is protected by his handlers. He  looks like a tottering old man who has no idea what he is doing, not at all like a national leader.

Third, Jeremy Ben Ami of J-Street – who is obviously not a reporter – was given a seat of honor for the meeting, and Saeb Erekat led Abbas to Ben-Ami so they could kiss. It is telling that to Abbas, the media is the enemy – and J-Street is his friend.

And why not? There is no daylight between the positions of J-Street and Abbas, and Ben Ami has visited Abbas in Ramallah several times a year. Chances are that he is considered a strategist for Abbas.

You can be sure that J-Street won’t be saying anything critical about Mahmoud Abbas’ autocracy and the lack of freedoms under his rule. Because they aren’t liberal – they support the worst dictators if those dictators share their hate for the democratically elected government of the Jewish state.



We have lots of ideas, but we need more resources to be even more effective. Please donate today to help get the message out and to help defend Israel.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*