“One chief of police, for instance, credited what he learned in Israel with assisting him in deescalating and resolving an armed hostage-taking incident”

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I am the architect of the U.S.-Israel police exchange. Don’t believe the lies.
by Steven L. Pomerantz
June 19, 2020

The nationwide demonstrations following the horrific killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, by a white police officer in Minneapolis have launched a pressing conversation about race and law enforcement in America. Unfortunately, some are cynically trying to drag Israel into the debate, claiming the Jewish state is responsible for incidents of police brutality in the United States owing to law enforcement exchange programs between our two countries. As the architect of one of those programs, I can say this claim is not only false, but dangerous. READ MORE

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