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  • State Dept. warns ‘E-1’ construction would damage two-state prospects

    December 3, 2012 | 4:46 pm

    Building in the E-1 area between eastern Jerusalem and the West Bank settlement of Maale Adumim would be "especially damaging" to efforts to reach a two-state solution, the State Department said.

    "The United States opposes all unilateral actions, including West Bank settlement...

  • Sarkozy: Iran solution should be non-military

    February 10, 2012 | 10:26 am

    French President Nicolas Sarkozy said that the solution to the Iran crisis is “never military.”

    In a speech Wednesday to France’s main Jewish umbrella organization, the CRIF, Sarkozy reiterated his commitment to Israel’s security but maintained that the way to deal with Iran’s...

  • Sukkot on the streets—finding community amid temporary shelter

    October 10, 2008 | 3:01 pm

    When he woke up from a six-month coma, Al Sabo (photo) found his life unraveled. His wife had attempted suicide, and his three children were in foster care. He had lost his job as the managing editor of a trade publication. He couldn't walk.

    After several months of rehabilitation,...

  • Mideast Solution: A Confederation

    By Josef Avesar

    November 2, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    The Palestinians and the Israelis seem to agree on one thing: that the other is at fault. Each side wants recognition by the other that they are innocent victims, that the other side is wrong. Each side demands that the other relinquish crucial aspects of its identity.

    In such a...

  • Clash of Ideas Should Be Addressed

    By Judea Pearl

    July 14, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    The age of terror, it seems, has sprouted an era of dialogue. A host of conferences designed to bring together East and West are cropping up everywhere.

    Never before, perhaps, have so many talked so optimistically about so serious a problem. But behind all the words is one unspoken...

  • Project Re’ut Melds Optimism, Realism

    By Marc Ballon

    January 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    For many observers the "road map," which envisions creating a Palestinian state adjacent to Israel, looks increasingly like a dead end. As does the Geneva accord. With Hamas and Islamic Jihad terrorists blowing up innocent Israelis in bloody attacks and Israel building a security...

  • Say Hello Before They Say Goodbye

    By Alan Fisher

    September 11, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Jews for Jesus, Jews attending churches, low synagogue membership, astronomical rates of intermarriage -- as complex as these issues are, there is at least one remarkably simple and inexpensive solution to encouraging Jewish participation. It's called a warm greeting.

    A friendly...

  • Your Letters

    December 13, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    JCC Closures

    We don't shut down something important; we find a solution ("Centers in Crisis," Dec. 7). It is evident that some of those in power really believe that the Jewish Community Center (JCC) is a waste of precious resources and has outlived its usefulness.

    I thought these...