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Tag: David Brooks
August 20, 2014 | 1:19 pm
March 14, 2014 | 12:08 pm
By Rabbi Mark Borovitz
In today’s New York Times Opinion Page, David Brooks writes a very good article on the Human Condition. He talks about the way current literature about being human adds a third dimension. He talks about a person with deep character having certain qualities....
July 5, 2013 | 11:53 am
If only David Brooks’ eligibility rules for Egyptian political candidates applied to Republicans as well.
The problem with Egypt’s brief democracy, the New York Times columnist writes, was the wrong people were elected by the wrong people:
“Members of the Muslim Brotherhood...
June 19, 2013 | 11:31 am
March 14, 2013 | 3:36 am
A roundup of the most talked about political and global stories in the Jewish world this week:
"What should Barack Obama, who is to visit Israel next Wednesday for the first time in his presidency, do about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?" asked Rashid Khalidi...
November 28, 2012 | 11:15 am
[SAT DEC 1]
He yells so you don’t have to. Best known for his curmudgeonly commentaries on “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart,” Black returns to SoCal with more social and political rants. Sat. 8 p.m. $39.50-$49.50. Terrace Theater, Long Beach Convention and...
January 19, 2011 | 1:28 pm
January 12, 2010 | 12:45 pm
Israel’s economic miracle just got kosher-certified.
In today’s New York Times, David Brooks devoted his column to the country’s astonishing record of innovation and growth. It’s a story that’s been told widely and often—heck, I wrote my most recent column about it a month ago....