- The Rothschilds were to choose the plot of land.
- Tthey would use their own architect.
- And no one would ever know the price of its construction.
James A. de Rothschild financed the Knesset (Israeli legislature), Israel's main political building. Right in front of it sits the Israeli Supreme Court, donated by another member of the dynasty: Dorothy de Rothschild.
I realize this is not the typical view of Israel, especially considering the support the country has gained since World War II, but please take the time to watch the video from yesterday. I made an additional note to the post that you should read, for those of you who get these posts by email.