THE DESTRUCTION of statues and monuments completely unrelated to slavery makes no sense if the protests are about racial injustice. Avi Lipkin (www.AviLipkin.net) says the explanation is in an alliance struck five years ago between BLM and the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
What happens when you take a maverick archaeologist and a filmmaker and drop them into Petra? A film that probably wasn’t sanctioned by OSHA. Dr. Aaron Judkins and Ty Towriss discuss their “travelogumentary,” Footsteps of Lost Truth: Qumran 2 Petra.