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Tag: Liberal Jews
May 14, 2013 | 5:15 am
December 13, 2012 | 2:09 am
Evelyn Gordon of Commentary Magazine chides liberal American Jews for a stance on settlements that is at odds with even Israel's most dovish politicians.
After all, if the settlement blocs will be...
October 17, 2012 | 3:57 am
The United States must take the lead in Syria in order to rescue the people, the region and the American image, writes Anne-Marie Slaughter for Project Syndicate.
No one speaks for the Syrian people in the Oval Office every morning. No one adds...
August 5, 2011 | 6:09 pm
Eric Greene is a civil rights activist and the regional director of the Progressive Jewish Alliance & Jewish Funds for Justice. But I didn’t first meet him as a result of my job at the Jewish Journal. Rather, it was the late 1990s and Eric was lecturing on the original five...
May 24, 2008 | 4:33 am
February 14, 2008 | 5:00 pmThe notice shocked Karen Klein, head of Students for Israel at Cal State Northridge: Norman Finkelstein, the much-maligned scholar who wrote "The Holocaust Industry" and has spoken glowingly of Hezbollah, had been invited by the provost to lecture for three days this week at her...
February 14, 2008 | 5:00 pm
Gallup reports from Israel and the West Bank on Israeli public opinion regarding the Middle East peace process
When, after seven years of violence, President George W. Bush brought the Israelis and Palestinians together last November to resume peace talks at Annapolis, right-wing...
November 15, 2007 | 7:00 pmRecently, I spoke to Reform rabbinical students in their class on "Jewish Political Tradition." Which is, exactly, what?
My expertise, I told them, is politics, not theology. Here was my dilemma: to talk reality or defer to the orthodoxy of Reform Jews, which is to say, political...
November 30, 2006 | 7:00 pm
November 30, 2006 | 6:59 pm
March 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is picking a fight with longtime powers in Sacramento instead of trying to be everybody's pal, raising a question of whether he can bring voters along with him who are torn by their desire for good government but angry over mounting partisanship.
February 12, 2004 | 7:00 pm
Watch: Idina Menzel sings ‘Let it Go’ with Jimmy Fallon and The RootsSHARES
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Israeli military calls up reservists on second day of Gaza rocket barrageSHARES
Channeling Purim’s Esther, Jewish women fast for immigration reformSHARES
Kerry: PLO’s recognition of Israel as a Jewish state is a ‘minimal requirement for peace’SHARES
Leaving Israel, Africans face detention, possibly deathSHARES