In Defense of Israel


As international outrage is reaching its peak over the war in Gaza, questions of justice and morality start to become ambiguous. Has Israel been grossly abusing human rights and are Israel’s responses to Hamas at all proportionate?

Former attorney general Michael Mukasey makes a case for Israel in this interview at the National Jewish Retreat. In this short excerpt, the federal judge redefines international law and explains his understanding of the world-wide demand for Israel to have a higher moral standard.