Bayard Rustin: Quaker, Zionist, and friend of Golda Meir.
But to no avail.
Golda Meir’s moment.
When Jordan needed help against the PLO, the Jewish state was there.
Rosa Parks, Bayard Rustin, and the “opiate of the Arabs.”
Not the last time Western powers encouraged Israel to make concessions without receiving peace in return.
A blend custom-made for the former prime minister lives on.
When “aliyah” becomes a dirty word.
Israel’s recent offer of aid is nothing new.
Did it make the same mistake in Lebanon?