Israel’s security barrier separating parts of the so-called “West Bank” from Israel-proper is an easy target for anti-Israel propagandists. Especially surrounding Jerusalem, such as on the outskirts of Bethlehem, the barrier becomes a monstrous concrete wall.
A structure like this is effortlessly transformed into a symbol of discrimination, collective punishment and even apartheid by those whose only goal is to smear Israel.
But is that the truth of the security barrier?
In the following video, Attorney Calev Myers of the Jerusalem Institute of Justice, which has done much to protect the rights of Messianic Jews in Israel, presents some hard, simple facts regarding “the wall”: