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  • Hitting activists is bad, but being unprofessional is worse

    April 16, 2012 | 5:26 am It is a simple story really: an officer loses his head during a provocative demonstration ‎and hits a demonstrator with his rifle. Direct damage: the demonstrating activist is ‎hurt... read on
  • April 16, 2012

    April 16, 2012 | 3:52 am ‎ Israel’s right to say ‘no’‎ Smadar Shir of Ynet supports Israel’s decision to deny entry to dozens of pro-Palestinian ‎activists who were part of a coordinated demonstration.... read on
  • April 15, 2012

    April 15, 2012 | 3:52 am A Tale of Two Uprisings Syrian refugees who found sanctuary in Libya talk to Abigail Hauslohner of Time about the ‎differences between the revolts against the rules of Muammar Gadhafi... read on
  • “America needs a Jewish values voice’’

    April 14, 2012 | 9:05 am Rabbi Shmuley Boteach shares his thoughts on US-Israel ties, gay marriage, the conversion battle and his run for Congress as a Republican candidate in New Jersey. You’re running for... read on
  • ‘Anti-Israelism is driven by the existence of the Jewish state, not its policies’

    April 11, 2012 | 12:36 pm A discussion on Israel advocacy with Matthew Ackerman of The David Project, a non-profit organization ‎dedicated to positively shaping campus opinion on Israel, and the lead author of... read on
  • Three very quick comments on Santorum’s departure

    April 10, 2012 | 4:46 pm Our Israel Factor panel was never overly generous with candidate Santorum - as you can ‎see in the graph below. The panel thought Santorum was too hawkish, too religious. ‎No one... read on
  • Ulysses Grant and the Jewish vote, and its 2012 parallels

    April 9, 2012 | 4:41 am Dr. Jonathan Sarna,  Professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis University, discusses his new book When General Grant Expelled the Jews. What was Ulysses Grant’s motivation for... read on
  • President Obama’s Passover Message

    April 8, 2012 | 3:41 am
  • Passover is important, so you might as well go to a Seder

    April 6, 2012 | 7:25 am A couple of years ago I wrote an article about “the Passover test” - what ‎the Seder reveals about interfaith couples. Here’s what I wrote:‎ Five traditional Jewish practices... read on
  • April 6, 2012

    April 6, 2012 | 5:11 am Syria’s WMD Threat The international community must act swiftly to contain the Syrian regime’s ‎stockpile of non-conventional weapons, writes James P. Farwell of the National... read on
  • Passover Rhapsody - A Jewish Rock Opera

    April 5, 2012 | 1:49 pm
  • Russian-born Israelis and their mistrust of everybody

    April 5, 2012 | 8:53 am I have to apologize twice at the outset of this post: Once, for writing so much in recent days about new ‎polls – apparently, Passover is not just the holiday of matza, it’s also... read on
  • April 5, 2012

    April 5, 2012 | 3:28 am Egypt’s Muddy Waters The Muslim Brotherhood decision to name a candidate for the Egyptian presidency throws an already wobbly transition process into further disarray, writes Nathan J.... read on
  • The best representative of American Jewish values (guess who?)

    April 4, 2012 | 8:32 am The new Jewish Values Survey landed on my desk last night. It was while I was busy with other things, so I have the disadvantage – but also the advantage – of writing about it after... read on
  • April 4, 2012

    April 4, 2012 | 5:02 am Israel is not the threat, Mr. Obama. Iran is. Writing in Christian Science Monitor, John Bolton criticizes President Obama for what he says is his determination to prevent an Israeli... read on

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