Unlike Western Christians, Middle Eastern Christians never warmed to Jews, but the rise of Islamism has led some to see Israel as the proverbial enemy of their enemy.
Doing so can save lives.
Intense political pressure is part of the reason.
An Oxford historian has absorbed anti-Semitic prejudices.
Fear of Muslims outweighs animosity toward Israel.
The Babylon Brigade.
The only alternative to bloodshed.
The fate of the Copts is now the main measure of the effectiveness of Sisi’s policies.
A moral and strategic imperative.
Religious freedom must be a foreign-policy priority.
By slaughtering Copts.
But don’t figure on a neo-Puritan sexual counterrevolution.
Yazidis and Middle Eastern Christians often have nowhere else to go.
As go the Jews, so go the Christians.