Ruth Dudley Edwards * @ Daily Telegraph:
|Pro-Palestinian fanatics blame 'the Jews' |
for Jesus' death
Those of us who publicly address the one-sidedness of the Irish take on the Middle East are used to ill-informed and/or bigoted politicians and activists (particularly but not exclusively republican or of the Left), but the Catholic Church has been having a pernicious effect too, particularly through its official overseas development agency, Trocaire, an Irish word meaning compassion.
More HERE (In French HERE)
More on Trocaire HERE, HERE and HERE.
* Ruth Dudley Edwards is an historian and a prize-winning biographer and crime writer. Her eleven non-fiction books include The Pursuit of Reason: The Economist, 1843-1993 and Aftermath: The Omagh Bombing and the Families’ Pursuit of Justice. Her twelfth crime novel, Killing the Emperors, a satire on the world of conceptual art, has just been published by Allison and Busby. www.ruthdudleyedwards; RuthDE@twitter