Two weeks ago, I attempted to have a dispassionate discussion about Netanyahu's decision to go to Congress. This is not an easy task when the public discourse is saturated deep in political biases and manipulated by spin masters of all sides. Today I am going to once again try to...
What San Gabriel’s Padres taught William Mulholland
House rejects stopgap security agency funding, partial shutdown looms
Reflecting on my trip to Birmingham with The Temple
LAUSD board race a study in polarization
Iran nuclear talks advancing, no deal likely next week
Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov shot dead in Moscow
My interview with Leonard Nimoy
‘Kosher Soul’ plays on stereotypes — amusing some, angering others
Tag: American Jewry Israel
December 24, 2012 | 8:13 am
Rachel Cohen Yeshurun, board member of Women of the Wall, posted two comments at the end of my recent article on WoW (Women of the Wall and supporters: you have four options to choose from). In her comments she respectfully disagreed with me – and I found them worthy of reading and...
December 4, 2012 | 9:23 am
November 14, 2012 | 10:39 am
It was the third day of the GA, and Baltimore saw its share of morning rain, and it was early – relatively early – when my first of two panel sessions began. So I can’t say it was a huge surprise not to have a full room for the discussion, sponsored and organized by the Toronto...
November 1, 2012 | 10:36 am
August 1, 2012 | 2:21 am
Writing in the Daily Beast, Benny Morris explains why he sees Israel as the most dangerous place in the world for Jews.
But for Israel the “Arab Spring” represents a dramatic, abrupt tightening of the noose. The takeover of the Gaza Strip by...
July 16, 2012 | 7:39 am
UCLA judicial board nom questioned for Jewish backgroundSHARES
German Jewish leader warns against wearing kipah in Muslim neighborhoodsSHARES
Meet Oscar-winner Graham Moore: Hollywood’s newest Jewish writing prodigySHARES
Ewan McGregor to direct adaptation of Philip Roth’s ‘American Pastoral’SHARES