One of the most frequent questions I receive on the lecture circuit involves the “Jewish” credentials of Senator Bernie Sanders. Last October, the Senator did an interview with The Forward focusing on his Jewish upbringing, but that piece would only provide certain basic...
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October 25, 2012 | 10:06 am
Say what you want about Netanyahu the statesman, or Netanyahu the politician – Netanyahu the magician, the man that always has a surprise up his sleeve, has done it again. The decision to merge the Likud Party with the Yisrael Beiteinu Party – Netanyahu and Lieberman dancing...
October 24, 2012 | 11:07 am
This article, in a slightly shorter and slightly different version, first appeared in the IHT-NYT
SOUTH BEACH COUNTY, Florida - Surprising a small group of fellow Jews sitting in a classroom, I got my first first-hand lesson on the technicalities of Florida voting. As boring as...
September 11, 2012 | 7:26 am
Commentary's Jonathan Tobin writes that President Obama "is losing up to a quarter of the Jewish votes he got in 2008". The source for this nugget of news: a new TIPP poll. Alas, this poll says nothing of this sort. True, it provides a breakdown by religion of the voters, and...