DEMOCRACY IS NOT FLAWLESS

It had always been my contention that if only all the countries in the world became functioning democracies, wars, violence and turmoil would become events of the past. Winston Churchill in a speech many years ago said that democracy was a terrible system, but the best that man has been able to devise. In recent Continue Reading

“THE FORGOTTEN REFUGEES” The Jews who lived in Middle Eastern and North African countries

The victory of the Jews in 1948 who lived in the area called Palestine (so named by the Romans in 70 C.E.)  to form the land of Israel was completely unexpected, especially by the Arabs. After all the world of European countries and the Arab world in the middle east had persecuted and dominated this small religious group Continue Reading