On June 18, 1964, during one of the most violent years of the civil rights struggle, I and 15 other Reform rabbis spent a night in a jail in St. Augustine, Fla. We had responded to an invitation from Martin Luther King Jr. to join him in a demonstration against segregation there,...
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Today’s Wall Street Journal has a lucid and compelling op/ed by Heather MacDonald of the Manhattan Institute entitled “How to Increase the Crime Rate Nationwide.”
In a politically incorrect piece, she argues why the likely outcome in New York’s widely followed “stop, question and...
November 23, 2007 | 1:54 pm
The problems of the Chicago Police Department are well-known— a history of brutality and corruption and problems at the top—but, hey, that doesn’t mean they can’t make educational videos!
This one—entitled ‘Gaining A Better Understanding of Judaism Educational Video’—was uploaded to...