Even lefties should defend David the Nahlawi, the Israeli soldier who cocked a gun at a Palestinian teen. The army put him in an impossible situation.
“Sometimes I think things I know are not true.”
Earlier this week, Shani Boianjiu explored the book of Jonah and writing her debut novel in a foreign language. Her blog posts are featured on The Arty Semite courtesy of the Jewish Book Council and My Jewish Learning’s Author Blog Series. For more information on the series, please visit:
Shani Boianjiu’s new novel is a coming of age set in the Israeli Defense Forces. It’s about a world that’s been so strange for so long, no one thinks it’s strange anymore.