Green Peace activists climbed the Chords Bridge at the entrance to Jerusalem, March 21, 2013, to hang a banner saying “Obama Stop Arctic drilling,” just as the U.S. President’s entourage was entering the city. Police arrested eight Green Peace activists who chained themselves to the same bridge, demanding Obama halt exploratory drilling in the Arctic.
Now, that’s a settlement freeze I could live with.
About the Author: Yori Yanover has been a working journalist since age 17, before he enlisted and worked for Ba'Machane Nachal. Since then he has worked for Israel Shelanu, the US supplement of Yedioth, JCN18.com, USAJewish.com, Lubavitch News Service, Arutz 7 (as DJ on the high seas), and the Grand Street News. He has published Dancing and Crying, a colorful and intimate portrait of the last two years in the life of the late Lubavitch Rebbe, (in Hebrew), and two fun books in English: The Cabalist's Daughter: A Novel of Practical Messianic Redemption, and How Would God REALLY Vote.
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