‘Hang Your Heads in Shame’: A Hollywood Heavyweight Gives Actors a History Lesson
Hollywood is a mecca for liberals, which also means it’s a mecca for idiots. Conservatives are few and far between, and most of them try to keep quiet out of fear of what will happen to their career should they “out” themselves as a conservative. The exceptions are major heavyweights like Jon Voight, who recently slammed empty-headed liberal idiots in Hollywood for condemning Israel’s actions in Gaza as “genocide”.
I am heartsick that people like Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem could incite anti-Semitism all over the world and are oblivious to the damage they have caused.
They are obviously ignorant of the whole story of Israel’s birth, when in 1948 the Jewish people were offered by the UN a portion of the land originally set aside for them in 1921, and the Arab Palestinians were offered the other half. The Arabs rejected the offer, and the Jews accepted, only to be attacked by five surrounding Arab countries committed to driving them into the sea. But the Israelis won. The Arabs tried it again in 1967, and again in 1973, launching a sneak attack on the holiest Jewish holiday. Each time the Jews prevailed but not without great loss of life. And when Israel was not fighting a major war, it was defending itself against terrorist campaigns.
And yet Israel has always labored for a peaceful relation with its Arab neighbors. It voluntarily returned the Sinai Peninsula to Egypt in return for peace, and gave the Palestinians all of Gaza as a peace gesture. What was the response? The Palestinians elected Hamas, a terrorist organization, and they immediately began firing thousands of rockets into Israel.
… You have been able to become famous and have all your monetary gains because you are in a democratic country: America. Do you think you would have been able to accomplish this in Iran, Syria, Lebanon, et cetera? You had a great responsibility to use your celebrity for good. Instead, you have defamed the only democratic country of goodwill in the Middle East: Israel.
You should hang your heads in shame. You should all come forth with deep regrets for what you did, and ask forgiveness from the suffering people in Israel.
Voight is 100% correct, but his wisdom will be lost on these liberal idiots. They waste their time with hashtag campaigns and tweet out messages of “support” for their pet causes, but taking the time to actually study a situation and think before they talk? Never going to happen.
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