Carter's Big Lie Campaign in High Gear
The links below are from CAMERA and consist of
1-- a roundup of criticism of Carter and his book, including letters from former associates of Carter and his Center
2-- a summary of errors in his book
3-- Carter's mistaken interpretation of UN Security Council resolution 242
Here & Here & Here
4- 14 resignations from the Carter Center
5-- The original meaning and purpose of UN SC res 242:
Funding by the Saudi Bin Ladin Group and other Arab Sources for the Carter Center Published in the Carter Center's Annual Report for 2003-2004 [this is a pdf file; see page 33]
Since the Arab-Muslim world has a history of oppressing and exploiting Jews in accord with Muslim law, in a manner similar to apartheid [based on religion and ethnic descent, rather than skin color], and since Saudi Arabia and the Gulf emirates continue to treat non-Muslims in an oppressive, discriminatory way [particularly the millions of foreign workers in those places], it is extremely hypocritical of Carter to accept funds from them in order to smear Israel.
Here is a previous post on this blog about Carter.
The Jewish National Home and the right of Jews to live throughout that area [called the Land of Israel in Jewish tradition; called Palestine in the West] were recognized by the San Remo decision and by the League of Nations endorsement of the Jewish National Home in 1922].
See these articles and links to documents and articles on the issue of the Land of Israel in international law.
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Coming: More peace follies, more on Hebron, on Jews in 19th century Jerusalem, etc.