Jewish Journal

Where’s the Outrage?

By Dr. Michael Berenbaum

May 27, 2010 | 9:20 pm

Before Michael Oren was named Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, he wrote an article in Commentary that listed corruption as an existential threat of Israel. He might not want to... read on

  • Imagination: Ed Koch’s Bold Proposal on Jerusalem

    By Dr. Michael Berenbaum

    May 11, 2010 | 2:45 pm

    Ed Koch was the long time mayor of New York and a former Congressman. He has been in New York politics and he surely knows the rough and tumble of the political world. One of Israel staunchest supporters, he is quick to attack anyone, even President Obama, who is critical of... read on

  • Confirming Jewish Acceptance

    By Dr. Michael Berenbaum

    May 10, 2010 | 1:10 pm

    The nomination of Elena Kagan as an Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court is but one further undeniable example of the acceptance of Jewish in the United States.

    Recall that for generations there was a “Jewish seat,” held by such distinguished Justices as Benjamin Cardozo,... read on

  • Listen, Learn, Then Challenge

    By Dr. Michael Berenbaum

    May 4, 2010 | 12:30 pm

    The controversy over Brandeis University’s invitation to Michael Oren Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, to be the commencement speaker is another sad indication of the unwillingness of Jews to speak with one another. Coming but weeks after threats by the South African... read on