Theodore Bikel — Austrian Actor born on May 02, 1924, died on July 21, 2015

Theodore Meir Bikel was an Austrian-American Jewish actor, folk singer, musician, composer, and activist... (wikipedia)

I am a Zionist, an ardent supporter of Israel, its defender when I deem Israel to be right and its critic when I deem it to be wrong.
Epistemology is the study of knowledge. By what conduit do we know what we know?
No doubt unity is something to be desired, to be striven for, but it cannot be willed into being by mere declarations.
No heirloom of humankind captures the past as do art and language.
I have always striven to raise the voice of hope for a world where hate gives way to respect and oppression to liberation.