In this video, Academy Award winner Jon Voigt, a longtime staunch supporter of Israel, explains why he supports the Jewish State.

Jon Voigt brings raw truth to his perspective in how he views Israel and the Middle East. He states the problem clearly: fighting against the media bias that constantly demonizes Israel. Despite suggestions that he tone things down, he’s a fierce supporter of Israel and he has a legitimate fear watching the rise and threat of radical Islam.

What we need is for other celebrities to learn from this example and show their support for Israel. Let’s be inspired by his powerful words: