I can remember sitting in my high school seminar class, called Modern Israeli History—a class invented, essentially, to equip us with political Israeli defense before we were sent off to college—into what was advertised as the anti-semitic abyss. There were one hundred fifty or...
What San Gabriel’s Padres taught William Mulholland
House rejects stopgap security agency funding, partial shutdown looms
Reflecting on my trip to Birmingham with The Temple
LAUSD board race a study in polarization
Iran nuclear talks advancing, no deal likely next week
Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov shot dead in Moscow
My interview with Leonard Nimoy
‘Kosher Soul’ plays on stereotypes — amusing some, angering others
Tag: Israel Advocacy
October 13, 2014 | 10:16 am
December 30, 2012 | 12:38 am
The Obama administration needs to take a tougher stance with Middle Eastern rulers, writes Dov S. Zakheim in the National Interest.
Apart from threatening action if Assad uses chemical weapons, as well as reportedly some training of opposition...
December 20, 2012 | 7:38 am
Dr. Ezra Kopelowitz is a sociologist specializing in Jewish education and a fellow at the Center for Jewish Peoplehood Education. He is the CEO of Research Success Technologies, which conducts research for Jewish organizations around the world. Here he discusses the recent study...
August 1, 2012 | 2:21 am
Writing in the Daily Beast, Benny Morris explains why he sees Israel as the most dangerous place in the world for Jews.
But for Israel the “Arab Spring” represents a dramatic, abrupt tightening of the noose. The takeover of the Gaza Strip by...
April 17, 2012 | 3:47 am
Laura Rozen of Al-Monitor offers an exclusive look at how EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton was instrumental in keeping the latest round of negotiations with Iran afloat.
Ashton has earned “a status as a...
April 11, 2012 | 12:36 pm
March 29, 2012 | 6:19 am
Israel’s relationship with Iran’s neighbor Azerbaijan is causing the US some headaches, writes Mark Perry in Foreign Policy.
[F]our senior diplomats and military intelligence officers say that the United States has concluded that Israel...
March 23, 2012 | 4:10 am
February 29, 2012 | 3:50 am
American officials are increasingly worried by an imminent an Israeli strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities – and a harsh Iranian response, writes Robert Windrem of NBC.
The emerging consensus among current and former U.S. officials and...
February 28, 2002 | 7:00 pm
An Israel advocacy mobile unit for college campuses. A community rabbi to cover the West San Fernando Valley. A series of cultural events to forge bonds between the Jewish communities of the East Valley. These are just a few of the innovative programs to be launched by grants from...
UCLA judicial board nom questioned for Jewish backgroundSHARES
German Jewish leader warns against wearing kipah in Muslim neighborhoodsSHARES
Meet Oscar-winner Graham Moore: Hollywood’s newest Jewish writing prodigySHARES
Ewan McGregor to direct adaptation of Philip Roth’s ‘American Pastoral’SHARES