‘Susannah and the Elders’: Truth and Lies
Rape, McCarthyism, and Antisemitism.
“Break off your sins by practicing righteousness, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the oppressed, that there may perhaps be a lengthening of your prosperity.’’
— The Bible, Daniel 4:27
The story of Susanna and the Elders is a brief text included in the book of Daniel…