Words of the Week: Hillel Halkin


“I didn’t write the book to defend Israeli policies, and I have never believed that, as a Jew, I should have to make the case for Israel’s existence to anyone. Whoever disputes it deserves to be scorned, not reasoned with.”

Source: Hillel Halkin, “Letters to an American Friend,” in Mosaic magazine.

This piece is a version of the introduction to a reissued edition of the book, which I’ve already pre-ordered.

One thought on “Words of the Week: Hillel Halkin

  1. Jane Barnes says:

    Looks really important!


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