Jewish Journal

David A. Lehrer and Joe R. Hicks

  • Right Goal—Wrong Strategy

    May 10, 2011 | 6:20 pm

    The Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) held a press conference last week, the day after President Obama’s announcement of Osama bin Laden’s dispatch. The briefing seemed to deliver a hopeful message: Now that bin Laden is dead, perhaps there will be the “dawn of a new era”...

  • A First Amendment Lesson

    February 16, 2010 | 4:39 pm

  • We don’t need more gabfests on diversity

    May 1, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    The details of the ugly dustup between a leading local Jewish philanthropist, Daphna Ziman, and the local African American head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, the Rev. Eric Lee, are still at issue. Ziman disseminated her account of the encounter in a widely...