The rockets being fired into Israel from Gaza, Israel’s airstrikes in response, and the contemptible killing of the three Israeli teenagers and revenge killing of the Palestinian teenager remind us that the status quo does not endure in our region. Apparent calm can be upended at...
New construction approved in East Jerusalem
On homosexuality, top YU rabbi just doesn’t get it
The Great Leonard Beerman z”l: Inspiration through Word and Deed
Don’t blame the USY’ers – blame the adults
Guilford Glazer, leading Los Angeles philanthropist, dies at 93
Equality in the United States? Progress in principal, but not in practice
Haredi circumcision practice infects New York baby with herpes
30 senior Israeli officials detained in corruption sweep
Tag: United States Senate
July 16, 2014 | 1:52 pm
November 6, 2012 | 11:26 pm
March 22, 2007 | 8:00 pm
May 31, 2001 | 8:00 pm
August 10, 2000 | 8:00 pm
Sen. Joseph Lieberman's first Friday in the U.S. Senate posed a problem for him - not politically, but religiously.
It was 1988, and the Senate session was running late into the night. Lieberman, an Orthodox Jew, was obliged to stick around, despite the Sabbath.
Instead of walking...