Land Flowing With Milk And Honey
Last updated 6/7/2021 at 9:39am
I was shocked and disappointed to read in Elizabeth Reshower’s letter “Earth Systems” that “It has pretty much been proven that we humans can do anything we want to, including turning this lush living planet into a desert behind us, as locusts and Israelis have done.”
What? Israelis? Compared to locusts?
If this is not a typographical error, then Reshower has been badly duped or misinformed about what the Israelis have done with the desert. She does not seem to know that the history of the Byzantine and Ottoman empires that controlled Israel for 1,600 years was a history of def...