UK Prime Minister David
Cameron’s Conservative Party shares power with his coalition partners the
Liberal Democrats. One of the LibDem MPs
is David Ward who issued the following statement to mark Holocaust Memorial
“Having visited Auschwitz twice – once with my
family and once with local schools – I am saddened that the Jews, who suffered
unbelievable levels of persecution during the Holocaust, could within a few
years of liberation from the death camps be inflicting atrocities on
Palestinians in the new State of Israel and continue to do so on a daily basis
in the West Bank and Gaza.”
Here is my email to Mr Ward:
Date: 28 January 2013 15:15
Subject: Dear Mr Ward ....
grandparents, uncles and aunts were so 'persecuted' at Auschwitz they never
My father barely survived at 19 years old and died at 42 due to
So Mr Ward, what's an 'atrocity' in your book?
Is it 'forcing' Palestinians to vote in the free Jewish state?
(1 million of them did last week, when they couldn't in most other Muslim
Or perhaps 'forcing' education on Palestinian youngsters, who
make up 20% of Israel's university roll?
Is it 'forcing' their womenfolk to drive cars, when they are
banned from driving in Arab countries?
It must be that separation wall as you folks like to call it.
Preventing Arab terrorists from killing more Jews.
Today Rupert Murdoch was
decent enough to apologize for a blood-libellous cartoon which was published in
his Sunday Times newspaper on the eve of Holocaust Memorial Day. Even the cartoonist regretted the timing, albeit not the content.
Mr Ward however is unrepentant.
Hardly surprising when you consider some of his background ..HERE.