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The rule of thumb for opinion pieces in The Jewish Journal is that writers are entitled to their own opinions, but not to their own facts. That standard doesn’t seem to be in place over at The Los Angeles Times. In today’s Times opinion section, UCLA Professor Saree Makdisi mounts...