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  • The Armenian Genocide debate pits moral values against realpolitik

    By Tom Tugend

    May 3, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    The Turkish ambassador to the United States, Nabi Sensoy, dropped in at The Jewish Journal a couple of weeks ago for an hourlong conversation with its editors. Last Friday evening, Archbishop Hovnan Derderian of the Armenian Church of North America stood on the bimah of Valley Beth...
  • U.S. Jews enter debate on Armenian/Turkish history

    By Ron Kampeas

    April 26, 2007 | 8:00 pm


    Armenians in Jerusalem mark the 92nd anniversary
    of the Armenian genocide in this amateur video from April 24.
    Click the BIG ARROW to view
    United States Jewish groups are caught in the middle of a growing political struggle between two of their traditional friends, Turks and...
  • U.S. Jews choose to serve in the Israel Defense Forces

    By Tom Tugend

    April 26, 2007 | 8:00 pm


    Click the BIG ARROW for Matzav Shelanu --a video about "our situation" --
    from American solider "Daniel" of the IDF.
    Warning: Strong language in soundtrack.

    Zach TaylorThe Israel Defense Forces (IDF) want a few good men like Zach Taylor (photo).

    Actually, the IDF wants a lot of them.

    Taylor...
  • Was Berg Targeted for Being a Jew?

    By Joe Berkofsky

    May 13, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    The world may never know for sure if Nicholas Berg's religion played a role in his grisly execution at the hand of terrorists in Iraq.

    But many, including his family, are speculating that it was a factor in the terrorists' decision to kill the American Jewish civilian who had gone...

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  • Stand With Us

    By Marlene Adler Marks

    April 4, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    "Tell the truth, don't you think we need to create a wall between Israel and the Palestinians?"

    "Be honest, don't you think the United States should send in peacekeeping troops?"

    I'll tell the truth. I'm uncomfortable with American Jews, rising from spiritual slumber to suggest...