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Trump missing link<br>
Cam Cardow, Cagle Cartoons
Trump missing link
Cam Cardow, Cagle Cartoons
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Africa Dumps Refugees on Europe
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Daryl Cagle, CagleCartoons.com
Africa Dumps Refugees on Europe
Daryl Cagle, CagleCartoons.com
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Finding solvency in American strategy
In the case of Sokolow v. PLO, a New York federal court jury recently issued an award of $665.5 million in favor of American victims of Palestinian terror and their families. The Palestinian Author...
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Talking about religion
Until Democrat Jimmy Carter ran for president in 1975, the issue of a presidential candidate’s religious faith wasn’t an open topic for discussion. That is clearly not the case today. In last Thurs...
Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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A poll for everyone
As in any political campaign, Jewish supporters and opponents of the Iran nuclear agreement are promoting the results of opinion polls to support their position. But how reliable are those polls? A...
Aug 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Signs of frustration
A European Union think tank last week recommended that the EU restrict its dealings with Israeli banks in order to differentiate Europe’s relations with Israel from that of the settlements. While t...
Jul 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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End run around Congress
On July 13, the day before the nuclear agreement between Iran and six world powers was reached, the Obama administration began circulating a resolution at the U.N. Security Council calling for the ...
Jul 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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The all-purpose villain
On Friday, shareholders of two subsidiaries of the Samsung Group, South Korea’s largest family-owned conglomerate, are expected to vote on the merger of these two companies. What raises this story ...
Jul 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Let’s have Lincoln-Douglas debates about the Iran deal
Instead of engaging in a series of debates on the merits and demerits of a controversial Iran deal, the Obama administration has resorted to ad hominem attacks on its detractors, including liberal ...
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Organizing students a neccessary step in fight against BDS on campus
Last week, I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the fifth annual Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting Conference in Boston as a Rutgers University Fellow. I feel very privileged to ...
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retro Review Influence of 1950s permeates Olson’s short, but powerful collection
While the name Tillie Olsen may not be as familiar today as other Jewish authors from the 1950s, she nevertheless has made an indelible mark on the Jewish literary scene with her renowned short sto...
Aug 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lobby hard on Iran deal, but ditch the stereotypes
Congress and the American people are focused on what everyone agrees is a historic, serious and consequential foreign policy decision — the fate of the nuclear deal with Iran. While we all hope for...
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama is ‘dog whistling’ about Jews? Ridiculous
Debaters know that when they are losing an argument, a good tactic is to change the subject. So it goes with the current accusations, completely untethered from reality, that President Barack Obama...
Aug 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Why we must be active participants in our aging experience
In a year when two of the foundational federal entitlement programs are reaching significant milestones, one must stop and ask: what will my aging experience be like? This year marks the 80th anniv...
Aug 17, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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An imperfect deal but better than alternatives
As a proud American Jew who has always called himself a Zionist and is deeply committed to Israel’s security, I have followed the political debate around the nuclear agreement with Iran with keen i...
Aug 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Israeli generals balk at PM’s Iran policy
by Joel Rubin
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is convinced that Iran is on the verge of acquiring a nuclear weapon. He believes that the Iranians cannot be deterred through diplomacy, and ...
Memorializing in Amiens
by David Rosenberg
Guest Columnist
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
For years, I have been going to Amiens, France, to do historical research. The research has focused on the Protestant movement in the city in the 16th and 17th century. Last summer, however, I foun...
Respect Neighborhood Watch
May 03, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Like much of America, we’re watching the Trayvon Martin/ George Zimmerman case in Florida, but we’ll take no position on it before the courts rule. We’re also following a similar case in Baltimore ...
Mike Wallace: A dissent
by Eric Rozenman
Guest Columnist
Apr 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Praise for Mike Wallace as a probing investigative reporter saturated news media immediately after his death April 7 at age 93. Virtually all tributes omitted the fact that when it came to anti-Isr...
Changing the bar, bat mitzva experience
by Gary Rosenblatt
Apr 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
NEW YORK — Did you chant a haftora at your bar or bat mitzva? Do you remember what it was about? Have you chanted any others since then? Rabbi Joy Levitt, executive director of the Jewish Community...
Business opportunity
Apr 28, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
U.S. Rep. David McKinley may soon look like a soothsayer of sorts. Several months ago, the freshman Republican from Wheeling, W.Va. — fresh from his first visit to Israel, courtesy of AIPAC — discu...
Next year in Hebrew
by Abby Wisse Schachter
Apr 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
We are between two big moments on the Jewish calendar, Passover and Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel’s Independence Day). During the Passover seder, we wish for next year in Jerusalem. On Yom Ha’atzmaut, we ...
Yeshiva School teens ruminate over long term future of Jewish faith
by Sara Deray & Mushkie Cohen
Guest Columnists
Apr 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
(Editor’s note: As part of our “The Future of …” series, the Chronicle invited students from the community’s three high schools — Yeshiva Schools, Hillel Academy and J-Site — to write about how tee...
What happened at the J-Street conference
by Ivan C. Frank
Guest Columnist
Apr 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
J Street’s third national conference, ”Making History,” took place in March in Washington, D.C., attracting more than 2,500 participants, of which 650 were students from 125 schools. As a longtime ...
Pitt’s teachable moment
Apr 21, 2012 | 4 4 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
There have been 50-plus bomb threats at the University of Pittsburgh since February and not a single bomb has been found, let alone gone off. Good thing we live in Pittsburgh and not Israel. There,...