Where is the Outrage Over Jewish Travel Bans from Muslim Countries?
Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire Founder Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
Where is the outrage over the travel bans for Jews to Muslim countries?
Mat Staver: You know there’s been a lot of outrage, Mat, over the Executive Order signed by President Donald Trump with respect to the 90 day temporary halt, and the 120 halt on the refugees. 90 days on seven, predominantly Muslim countries — but there’s other people in those countries besides Muslims. There’s been this huge outcry over this issue, and certainly we are even aware of the litigation.
But, one of the things you’ve never heard, in this or any other previous discussion is the fact that Jews carrying Israeli passports are banned from all seven of those countries that were listed in Trump’s executive order. But, there’s also more. There’s 16 countries — we’ll name them in a few moments — that ban Jews permanently. Not temporarily, but permanently, from entering the country if they have an Israeli passport. There is no explanation for that, other than anti-Semitism.
Matt Barber: Well, that’s exactly right. And the double standard is palpable among leftists…
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