The number of Jews in Malmo, Sweden is probably at around 500-800. The Muslim population in Malmo is around 100,000. Earlier today a 38 year old Jewish man was beaten for hanging an Israeli flag outside his home. The man was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.
This is our world. A world where this type of behavior acceptable. To those dumb enough to think Jews are the only targets or just too scared to say or do something, I urge you to read up about what happens to Christians in Nigeria. You might see it differently. You might even see this as the earlier stages of World War III. Terrifying thought, but one I would love to be convinced is not the case.
In the meantime I ask those who are quick to judging and attacking the behavior of the Jewish people in Israel and throughout the world to pretend this was happening in the reverse and say what you would say then. Come on Roger Waters, you hypocritical anti-Semitic pond scum, where is your outrage now? Where are the United Nations voices now? Or is human rights a pick and choose issue.
I’ll say something I do not say often. I am sure Israel is guilty of doing some things wrong when it comes to the handling of the Palestinians. However, as long as this ridiculously lopsided double standard exists it holds significantly less importance, because to demand fairness from one group while denying fairness to the ones you are demanding it from, destroys the credibility of the cause.