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  • Letters to the editor: Freedom of speech, Bedouins and women with education

    December 19, 2013 | 11:06 am

    Freedom of Speech Demonstrated Here

    Every few weeks there is a letter urging the Jewish Journal to discontinue Dennis Prager. I have never seen a letter asking that Marty Kaplan be discontinued. Either a) everyone likes and agrees with Marty Kaplan or b) the readers who want...

  • Jahalin Bedouin fear new Israeli transfer plan

    April 18, 2013 | 1:13 pm

    Id Khamis Jahalin sits in his sparsely furnished, illegally-built shack, and worries about his future. A father of seven, he was born in this community of tents and shacks about ten miles east of Jerusalem.

    Sitting on a thin mattress that substitutes for a couch during the day...

  • Odd couple works to aid Israel’s Bedouins

    By Tom Tugend

    December 6, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    When the two women travel overseas together, one passes routinely through airport security checks; the other is invariably pulled aside for lengthy questioning.

    At home, one is rarely asked for her ID; the other is stopped frequently.

    The one who passes easily is an immigrant and...