Anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism, combined with Islamism’s hatred of Israel, threaten to dangerously blur the line between truth and lies. The United States, and every nation that upholds, defends and declares the truth is to be applauded.
‘The United States, and by affiliation Louisiana, have benefited in innumerable ways from our deep friendship with Israel,’ said Governor Edwards. ‘Any effort to boycott Israel is an affront to this longstanding relationship.’
The annual shift from Yom HaZikaron, the day we pay homage to Israel’s fallen soldiers and victims of terrorism, to Independence Day, when we celebrate the establishment of the State of Israel, is symbolic of the way we can only experience a rise after a preceding fall.