around the world? What about an understanding that the Holocaust could not have happened had there been an Israel, and recognition that Israel moves to protect Jews worldwide?
As to Israel having “reneged” on a promise to build a mixed-gender plaza at the Kotel, that plaza exists and has for some time now. Any Jew can come and pray in a mixed-gender group. What was withdrawn was a promise on peripheral issues. ARLENE KUSHNER
In your October 4 editorial “BDS absurdities,” you write that “the Palestinians have chosen to support an intransigent political leadership .... ”
What about our leadership? We have Benjamin Netanyahu, Yariv Levin, Ze’ev Elkin, Naftali Bennett and other government ministers who proclaim that we will never separate from Judea and Samaria (and some 2.5 million Palestinians, I might add) and that a Palestinian state will never come into being.
What can one expect from a right-leaning newspaper?