In case you needed a reminder, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright really does not like Israel.
Wright — who was last heard complaining that the Jews… er…. Zionists were keeping him from seeing his most powerful former congregant — had some not-so-nice words for the Jewish state during a recent appearance at a black church in Baltimore.
Baltimore Sun columnist Marta Mossburg was at the Empowerment Temple to hear Wright tell the thousands who had come to see him speak: “The state of Israel is an illegal, genocidal… place,” he said. “To equate Judaism with the state of Israel is to equate Christianity with [rapper] Flavor Flav.”
But what does Wright know about Israel? And what does he know about Jews?Continue Reading on blogs.jta.org