British journalist, author, publisher, and prominent right-wing voice Melanie Phillips is being interviewed on Israel’s Channel 1 TV. The Hebrew intro stops at .45 seconds into the clip.
This is the quintessential Melanie Phillips on Israel and its treatment by the European intelligentsia.
Phillips is Jewish, her family came to Britain from Poland and Russia. She’s definitely one of us, although, my God, would it hurt you to crack a smile now and then?
Anyway, it’s refreshing to hear an outsider describe the mad Israeli left as mad. That part is 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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