CAMERA responds to the recent vote by the General Synod of the United Church of Christ to target Israel with a boycott and to divest from companies that do business with the Jewish state.
Rev. John Dorhauer, the newly-elected president and general minister of the United Christ, had a chance to express his misgivings about a BDS resolution passed by his church's General Synod. He did not take it.
Bob Simon had the time, but apparently not the inclination, to investigate the challenges faced by Palestinian Christians. Consequently, he misled his viewers about this community in a recent episode of 60 Minutes.
During the 2006 holiday season, Israel's Christian critics used Bethlehem, the scene of Jesus's birth, as a centerpiece for a distorted narrative that portrays Israel as an aggressor nation and the Palestinians as blameless victims.
Palestinian Christian leaders are offering a distorted narrative of the recent round of fighting between Israel and its adversaries, Hamas and Hezbollah, demonstrating once again their propensity to denigrate the Jewish homeland to Western audiences.