Tlaib And Omar’s Denial Of Entry Is Not About Israel’s “Liberal Democracy”

Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) after having been sworn in, United States Capitol

For how long will discourse on the plight of the Palestinian people be hostage to the notion that “impartial observers”, i.e., the silent majority on Israel, must be addressed in a manner that accounts for “where they are, not where we’d like them to be”? And who defines where these people are in the first place?

According to Robert Cohen, UK Jewish blogger on…