Melman in the Media

Wonder Woman attacked by newest threat to the free world - BDS

Pow! K-tam Bam! The boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) campaign is  pressuring the Lebanon government to ban the new Wonder Woman movie to be released this June 2. Why? Because …

Better definition for BDS is Boycott, Discriminate and Segregate

Originally published at the Los Angles Times on 12-27-16 To the editor: Saltzberg offers a much-needed offensive strategy to defeat the immoral BDS campaign against Israel on college campuses. I suggest …

Israeli artists seek peace at the Shalom Festival in Edinburgh

How do you steal a beach? For the boycott, sanctions and divestment (BDS) campaign against Israel, the answer is one grain of sand at a time. The cultural boycott effort seeks to rob …

When anti-Israel propagandists promote cultural bridges: to cheer or jeer?

“Every performance is a testimony to the power of music to break down barriers, to promote cultural understanding and to build bridges between communities,” U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said. Certainly, …

Protest Art or Propaganda?

[clear] An interview with Craig Dershowitz, executive director of Artists4Israel, about the intersection between political and artistic expression in Western society today.

Art, Man and God

[clear] Art, the universal language, touches us all; atheist and Orthodox, Christian, Muslim, and Jew. It is both earthly and divine; the gift of creation from the Creator.