Falsifying the Six-Day War

As Censored Voices makes its American debut, my advice to American Jews is this: save your tears—the Six-Day War was decently waged and morally just.

Egyptian prisoners and Israeli soldiers in the Sinai during the Six-Day War in June 1967 in Egypt. Fondation Gilles CARON/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images.

Egyptian prisoners and Israeli soldiers in the Sinai during the Six-Day War in June 1967 in Egypt. Fondation Gilles CARON/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images.

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July 27 2015
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Martin Kramer teaches Middle Eastern history and served as founding president at Shalem College in Jerusalem, and is the Koret distinguished fellow at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy.


In a recent interview, Daniel Sivan, the producer of Censored Voices (and partner of the director Mor Loushy), describes the effect of their film on pro-Israel American Jews who saw it at Sundance in January:

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