Are we doomed to relive history? With passing time, people forget. But, for the sake of future generations, so long as antisemitism persists in the world, Jews can never forget. Nor should any of us.
Beware the Arab Spring
To those who hail the Arab Spring and the first free elections in Egypt in 60 years, a prominent Israeli responded, “Remember Mussolini, remember Hitler.” Two years after seizing power in 1922 with a march on Rome, one-time socialist Benito Mussolini’s fascist party won 64 percent of the popular vote and 374 seats of 535 in parliament.