Jewish pirates, hash stuffed in camels, and ‘reefer madness’ in Israel

Off the coast of British Mandatory Palestine, two bandits hide in a tiny sailboat as it bobs on the waves. They await their mark and as a southbound smuggling ship crosses their path, skipper Aryeh Bayevski and his friend Isaac intercept the boat, rush on board brandishing knives and hatchets, and rob the smugglers of … Continue reading Jewish pirates, hash stuffed in camels, and ‘reefer madness’ in Israel