Like America’s 9/11, the savage pogrom by ecstatic Hamas terrorists and their seizure of hostages on 7 October was a civilisational moment of moral clarity. Yet the worldwide response unmasked a crucible of radical Islamism united with the far left. In a furore against Israel, massive protests were mobilised internationally, and impassioned schoolchildren rallied with the zealotry of a medieval Children’s Crusade.
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