Commentary Magazine


Save Sallah Choudhury

The Jerusalem Post‘s Michael Freund offers the following human-rights story, one unlikely to make it to the mainstream media here. A Bangladeshi newspaper editor, Sallah Uddin Shoaib Choudhury, faces the death penalty for publicly calling for reconciliation between Muslims and Jews and for attempting — God forbid — to attend a conference of the Hebrew Writers Association in Tel Aviv. Worth a read.