Jim Moran’s well documented prejudice against Jews and Israel is causing him to be downright ridiculous. On MSNBC last night, he said that the rockets being fired into Israel by the terrorist group Hamas are “fairly feckless”.
[R]eally these rockets that have been fired from the Gaza Strip, they’re fairly feckless. I mean, they fall in land that is generally unoccupied, but nevertheless, they are a threat. And I suspect if Hamas could kill people with them, they certainly would.
(Transcript) Moran appears at 10:15, and the remark is at 11:00 –
Do these look feckless?
Ask these civilians whose homes were destroyed how “feckless” the rockets were:
These civilians taking cover obviously don’t think terrorist rockets are “feckless”:
It’s clear that Jim Moran opposes Israel in any and every matter, including the current conflict. But he should not dismiss the suffering and danger being faced by Israelis from terrorist rockets.
(And by the way, an Israeli died from a rocket attack today.)