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Bennett on BBC: Jews Lived in Israel before Brits Lived in Britannia


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I think it was Benjamin D’Israeli who replied to a taunt by Irish political leader Daniel O’Connell: “Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honorable gentleman were brutal savages in an unknown island, mine were priests in the temple of Solomon.”

So, Jews have been picking on the British for ages…

I don’t like the BBC and I don’t like BBC News shows in particular. I prefer our own NPR, where the style is loose and no one is trying to build up a story. They may lie like any other media outlet, but they don’t fake. So, watch Naftali doing war with Stephen Sackur from HARDtalk. The question that troubles Sackur is totally made up and intended to create the impression that there’s a tear in Israel’s right, with one side eager to give back ancestral land and the other, the fanatical, extreme-right wing, neo-terrorists, who object.

Have fun.


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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5 Responses to “Bennett on BBC: Jews Lived in Israel before Brits Lived in Britannia”

  1. Ronny Mol says:

    Poor Arabs, oh my. Yet the British journalist fails to see Britian's problem with the Muslims. Your own soldier was beheaded on a London street and you worry about Israel. You have so many Muslim wannabe terrrorists that MI5 does NOT have enough people to watch them all.
    Britian needs a 2 state solution. Divide Britian one for Christians and one for Muslims. Let's see how that works out.

  2. Basha Kline says:

    True! the residents of the majority of countries were shlepping their knuckles in the dust while Jews were receiving the Ten Commandments!

  3. British colonial secretary,Churchill.refused to give all the land that belonged to Israel for fear of Zionist Movement…..they closed their eyes when the Nazis were killing the Jews by the millions…Britain lost all their colonies…I am not surprised that the English journalist thinks like Churchill….You Jews pick a man with Joshua's, King David's, and all the other great Jewish leaders' courage of heart and fight these aliens from Arabia who have been allowed to pollute the LAND OF THE GOD OF ISRAEL by the British….if you don't HE is waiting to do it HIMSELF…kich Kerry and Obama and all opf their gang out and shame them …do not fear allthose threats they are throwing at you…DO NOT FEAR…I am very proud of you Mr Bennet

  4. The Englishman was very rude and uninformed about Israel. This British are really arrogant and anti-Semitic.
    Naftali for next Prime Minister of Israel, go Naftali Go!

  5. Israel has to send back to the Palestinians from East Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria and Gaza to the original homes where they came, like we jews did, also Netanyahu has to go out, his is to weak and this job as PM is to big for him, Bennett could be the right person to manage this job as PM of Israel.

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