Jewish Journal

  • Team Sports and Success

    By  David A. Lehrer

    February 18, 2010 | 2:47 pm

    Occasionally, research is reported on that confirms beliefs you hold but haven’t been certain of. You think that your observations and conclusions are... More.

  • A First Amendment Lesson

    By David A. Lehrer and Joe R. Hicks

    February 16, 2010 | 4:39 pm

    As long-time civil rights veterans, we have been around the block a few times with colleagues who appeared committed to the work of bettering civil... More.

  • Searching for Backbone

    By  David A. Lehrer

    February 12, 2010 | 4:07 pm

    The Los Angeles City Council ought to send a thank you note to Sen. John Edwards, the New Orleans Saints, Sarah Palin and the TeaParty folks for sucking... More.

  • The Sky Isn’t Falling—-Despite the Hype

    By  Joe R. Hicks

    February 5, 2010 | 5:44 pm

    Is the growth of the nation’s charter schools a throw-back to the racially segregated schools that once consigned the children of minority families to... More.

  • Political Theatre with Bad Actors

    By  David A. Lehrer

    February 4, 2010 | 7:20 pm

    Today is one of those days when the stars aligned and light illuminated realities that are otherwise too often hidden or ignored.

    The Daily Beast’s... More.

  • Rahm Gets the Lash

    By  Joe R. Hicks

    February 2, 2010 | 8:22 pm

    According to Webster’s dictionary, the definition of “retarded” is slow or limited in intellectual or emotional development or academic... More.