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  • Bill O’Reilly vs. Jon Stewart on Common controversy

    May 17, 2011 | 10:44 am

    Bill O’Reilly and Jon Stewart discuss rap artist and poet Common’s visit to the White House.

    Part 1

    Part 2

    Video courtesy of FoxNews.com.

  • Three Faiths Unite in Pilgrimage

    By Mahmoud Abdel-Baset

    February 10, 2005 | 7:00 pm


    On Feb. 10, 40 Jews, Christians and Muslims will embark on a joint "spiritual pilgrimage" to Israel and Jordan. The trip will focus solely on religious themes common to all three faiths. The author, an Egyptian-born engineer, is one of the trip's organizers. You can learn more...

  • Danger Lurking in U.S.-Israel Linkage

    By James D. Besser

    May 27, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    Israel and the United States have more in common than ever as both nations fight the terror scourge. That's good news, but Jewish leaders would be wise not to get smug about it.

    True, this growing commonality may lead to a new understanding in Washington of the difficult decisions...

  • For the Kids

    By Abby Gilad

    February 26, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Take a Leap

    Let's leap into the month of Adar! This is the month in which we are told: "The month of Adar brings great joy!" That is because Purim, a very joyous holiday, begins on the 14th of Adar. So, get into the spirit everybody and jump for joy!

    Now don't leap to...

  • Getting Stuffed on Sukkot

    By Linda Morel

    October 9, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    "Have you ever noticed how plump autumn foods are?" asked my 9-year-old daughter two decades ago as we passed a sukkah, a leafy hut, locked behind the gate of a Manhattan synagogue.

    "You mean the peppers, pumpkins, eggplants, apples and squash?" I said, staring at a farmers market...