Jewish Journal

  • Hamas and the Triple Standard

    By Edwin Black

    July 3, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    When it comes to Israel's fight against Hamas, a triple standard seems at work.

    Israel is now completely at war with Palestinian terror groups, no less than America is at war with Al Qaeda worldwide and Saddam loyalists in Iraq. Hence, Israel must escalate its rules of engagement,...

  • Steps Needed to Keep ‘Road Map’ on Course

    By Dr. Scott B. Lasensky

    June 26, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    President Bush should be applauded for demonstrating his personal commitment to the Middle East peace process by visiting the region and meeting Israeli, Palestinian and Arab leaders. Secretary of State Colin Powell's quick return mission also reflects a shift in the administration's...

  • Every American Deserves Health Care

    By Zev Yaroslavsky

    June 26, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Following is an abridged version of the address given by Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky at the UCLA College of Letters and Sciences commencement ceremony on June 13.

    First, let me congratulate each of you and your families on this milestone in your lives.


  • An Unorthodox View of Who’s Orthodox

    By David Suissa

    June 19, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Who knew that an article on Jewish love would generate a little debate?

    A while back, I wrote a piece titled, "Shut Up, I Love You!" (Feb. 14) about how Jews are great at giving to each other but lousy at taking from each other. I suggested you honor your fellow Jews by taking or...

  • Is America Ready for a Jewish President?

    By Mel Levine

    June 19, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Is America ready for a Jewish president?

    According to a Gallup Poll released this month, as well as other polling data, the answer is a resounding yes.

    Despite this polling data, some Jews are fearful that "America is not ready" for a Jewish president. Or in a variation on that...

  • After 1,000 Days

    By William Safire

    June 12, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    "We will not allow anyone to drag us into a civil war," declared Palestinian Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas on June 8.

    His disloyal opposition -- Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Yasser Arafat's Al Aqsa suicide brigades -- sent a different message to Abbas and other Arab leaders who had just...

  • New Shot Fired in Media Bias War

    By Cathy Young

    June 12, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    The never-ending debate over the existence of left-wing bias in the media got a boost a few days ago with the revelation that the editor of one of America's top daily newspapers had evidently joined the ranks of critics of the "liberal media." A leaked memo from Los Angeles Times...

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