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  • The martyrdom of Steven Sotloff

    By Danielle Berrin

    September 17, 2014 | 1:12 pm

    “It is OK to be angry,” a reader scolded in an email I received over the weekend. 

    “When I saw you waxing nostalgic for your friend who was murdered (not killed) by Islamic trash, I wish that you (and others) would show some anger and look into the camera, point a finger, and...

  • Netanyahu following Briton’s beheading: ISIS, Hamas ‘branches of same poisonous tree’

    September 15, 2014 | 11:59 am

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called ISIS and Hamas “branches of the same poisonous tree” after ISIS released a video showing the beheading of a British aid worker.

    ISIS, or the Islamic State, on Saturday released a video showing the apparent murder of David Haines,...

  • A rabbi’s eulogy for Steven Sotloff

    By Danielle Berrin

    September 5, 2014 | 1:17 pm

    “Is there a sorrow greater than this?" Rabbi Terry Bookman, senior rabbi at Temple Beth Am in Miami where I grew up, asked as he opened Friday's memorial service for slain journalist Steven Sotloff.

    "Where’s our consolation?”

    In his tribute to Steven, who was my friend, Rabbi...

  • When Arab Means Never Saying Sorry

    By Nonie Darwish

    June 3, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    In Muslim culture, during the Daheyah (sacrifice) feast, Muslims bring a lamb into the home for a ritual slaughter accompanied by the invocation, "Allahu Akbar," in the presence of the family and the children.

    Now we see the Daheyah of radical Islam to be Jews such as Nick Berg and...