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  • JFK and the Gettysburg Address

    By Rabbi Joshua Levine Grater

    November 27, 2013 | 6:24 pm

    Thousands of years ago, humanity came into existence, a partner conceived in the image of God, dedicated to the pursuit of morality, truth, peace and love.

    What lies before us now is a great debate of whether this human race can stand the test of time, can make the necessary...

  • Leader of the free word

    By David Suissa

    March 22, 2013 | 2:40 pm

    Words matter, especially when spoken by people of power. I once read a book that dissected the 271 words of President Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Would that speech have become historic if, instead of phrases like “a new birth of freedom,” he had used phrases like “a reaffirmation...