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Alen Lauzan Falcon, Chile, Caglecartoons.com
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Alen Lauzan Falcon, Chile, Caglecartoons.com
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Randall Enos, Cagle Cartoons
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Randall Enos, Cagle Cartoons
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A setback in space
The Israeli Amos 6 communications satellite that was destroyed in an explosion on the launch pad last week was reputed to be the country’s most advanced. But what Israel — and the world — lost duri...
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tempest in a swimsuit
Jewish publications are not known for their swimsuit issues, let alone swimsuit editorials. But the tussle over the burkini in France is fit for commentary because it exposes yet another misfire ai...
Sep 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crown Heights, 25 years later
Twenty-five years ago, a car in the motorcade of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson, accidentally hit and killed 7-year-old Gavin Cato in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn, N.Y...
Aug 25, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Not in the Olympic Spirit
The Olympic Spirit is supposed to promote healthy sports competition, divorced from political or more serious differences between countries whose athletes choose to compete. In ancient Greece, warr...
Aug 17, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black lives matter, and so does Israel
Americans of goodwill have rightly been concerned by violence, much of it by police, against unarmed black men, from the choking of Eric Garner to the rough ride given to Freddie Gray. Jews are no ...
Aug 10, 2016 | 1 1 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
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The spectacle of the battling New York mayors
Political attack dogs, like their furry namesake, come in many breeds. But even in the same breed, no two attack dogs are exactly the same. And so it was with two former Republican mayors of New Yo...
Aug 03, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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When will the U.S. stand with terror victims?
Terror victims and their advocates suffered a major setback Aug. 31, when a U.S. appeals court overturned a $655 million judgment that had been obtained by Mark Sokolow and 10 other families agains...
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Special-needs summer camp an eye-opening experience
This year, I had the incredible opportunity to be the “mother,” adviser and friend to 15 young adults with varying levels of disabilities who take part in the Vocational-Education Program (Voc-Ed) ...
Sep 22, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jewish pride on campus is under siege, here’s what your kids can do to fight back
Over 300,000 Jewish college students have arrived on American campuses — and what they experience there is likely not only to broaden their minds and uproot long-held assumptions, but shake their J...
Sep 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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As an African Israeli, I find claims of state racism against Falash Mura outrageous
“We are committed to helping ensure that the State of Israel welcomes Jews of all colors.” “We say, we have black lives that matter in Africa.” “In America, race has been a central area of Jewish c...
Sep 15, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Do not underestimate Raoul Wallenberg’s priceless, timeless legacy
Now that disturbing new questions surface following the horrific, but hardly definitive, answers uncovered regarding the time and manner of Raoul Wallenberg’s death, all freedom-loving people must ...
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Israel and the death of progressivism
In my book “Fighting Hamas, BDS and Anti-Semitism,” I detail the discovery of a new strain of anti-Semitism that I noticed in Europe, namely the urge by haters to drive a wedge between the local Je...
Sep 07, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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The ‘altruistic evil’ of social justice for the Palestinians
As yet another indication that the university campus has become “an island of repression in a sea of freedom,” last March a pro-Israel group, Hasbara Fellowships Canada, was barred from participati...
Sep 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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Easing travel restrictions from Cuba may not be all good for Jews
by Stanley Cohen, Guest Columnist
Nov 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
For the first time since the Cold War, It has been proposed by the Cuban government to give its citizens the freedom to leave the country without government permission. The question is, how would t...
Making college more affordable means higher education reform
by Rabbi Shmuly Yanklowitz, Guest Columnist
Nov 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Is higher education only for the privileged? Over the last few decades, between rising tuition costs, the ongoing economic determinism in admissions, and the impossibility of ...
The way government should be
by Abby W. Schachter
Nov 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
“And so my instructions to the federal agency has been, do not figure out why we can’t do something; I want you to figure out how we do something. I want you to cut through red tape. I want you to ...
A Holocaust film that must be seen
by Menachem Z. Rosensaft
Nov 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
NEW YORK — Countries, like individuals, have sinister histories from which they cannot escape. At best, they may be able to come to terms with the past, to integrate it into a public consciousness....
What is free speech?
Nov 09, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
To some justices on the U.S. Supreme Court — a slim majority, in fact — the answer to that question involves money, lots of it. By a 5-4 vote, the High Court in the infamous 2010 case of Citizens U...
Why Palestinians want Israeli citizenship
by Khaled Abu Toameh, Guest Columnist
Nov 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
There is no denying that by applying for Israeli citizenship, in defiance of PLO and Hamas warnings, they are actually making clear that they would rather live under Israeli than any Arab rule. The...
Requiem for a Zionist: Remembering Joseph Eaton
by Bradley Levinson, Guest Columnist
Nov 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
As I was reading in the Chronicle about the recent death of Professor Joseph Eaton, it became apparent that for some people a list of their many life achievements, although well intended, can never...
Don’t mistake criticism of policies as lack of caring for Israel
by Gary Rosenblatt
Nov 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
NEW YORK — On the Israel-diaspora front, surprising good news and, unfortunately, not so surprising bad news. First, the bad news. The Oct. 16 arrest and harassment of a woman reciting the Shema pr...
The forgotten issue
Nov 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
With less than a week to go before Americans go to the polls, we feel comfortable stating that this has been a very divisive election. Even the 2000 campaign with its infamous Florida recount is pa...
Christian leaders attack Israel, ignore plight in Arab lands
by David Suissa, Guest Columnist
Oct 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
LOS ANGELES — With Christians being persecuted and threatened across much of the Middle East, guess which country the leaders of several major U.S. Christian denominations have decided to pick on? ...