“People call me and warn me that the IDF (Israeli Defence Forces) is after me or make other ‘warnings’ to be careful’.”
“A couple have explicitly said that the Board of Deputies is a powerful body and I shouldn’t go against them.
“I’ve told them I’d rather die with the truth than live with a lie.
“But not all of the messages have been threatening. Some just ask what I want in return for stopping the demonstration.
“I replied that, if they tell the truth that they represent maybe 20 per cent of pro-Israel Jews, then there’s no need to protest.” – Jewish activist Shraga Stern