How can we allow ourselves to worry about others when we face so many threats of our own?

There is no contradiction between owning our essence and promoting our external and internal national interests. To the contrary: ending our indifference to moral challenges in the Arab and Muslim world is an important strategic element in addressing our external threats and in strengthening our internal unity and resolve.

“When the wicked spread, it is the righteous man in their midst who first suffers for their sins” (ZOHAR: Noach 68a)