The world and the United State continue to give Rouhani a pass.
American Jews – especially those working on campus – don't accept that we have a battle on our hands.
But the most painful part of an otherwise illuminating and extraordinary Forum was Iranian President Rouhani's speech.
Obama is placing all the pressure on 16 Senators from his own party rather than squarely on the Iranians.
The communities of Gush Katif were miraculous.
In return for its withdrawal from Gaza, Israel got a major war.
It’s rather a sign of how badly Israel is losing on campus.
Penn managed to sneak Ostreicher across a hostile border and into a safe and currently undisclosed location in the United States.
I have heard many Rabbis tell me that they don’t wish to dirty their hands by getting involved in political matters.
Terrorists are not folks and Americans were not attacked but murdered in a despicable and cold-blooded act of terrorism.
Our government made a commitment to Iraq to return the collection once it's restored.
None of this is a criticism of Reform Jews who are my brothers in every way.
The reaction to his statement has been illuminating as to the double standards that are often employed on matters relating to Israel.
There are thousands of unqualified soferim in both America and Israel who sell items that, far from being first-rate, are not even kosher.
In Israel, it’s easy to throw a recalcitrant husband in jail for refusing to grant a get. In the United States it’s much more challenging.
Crimes were committed, but not a holocaust, against both Jews and non-Jews, and even this must still be verified by historians...
Today’s model of outreach is fatally flawed seeing as it necessarily forces a choice on non-affiliated Jews to choose between the Jewish and mainstream worlds.
Those who use either chemical, or even conventional weapons to slaughter innocent people must be held accountable.
The delay allowed Assad to go on TV with Charlie Rose and come across as calm, measured, and reasonable.
We can afford a few cruise missiles fired at Bashar Assad’s air force and presidential palaces.
When children die, God forbid, I want to hear Rabbis who demand that God be a protector of life rather than blaming tragedy on human sin.
If the gassing of children is not an urgent matter than nothing is.
Islam is undergoing a modern crisis which perhaps only its clerics and lay leaders can rescue it from.
We watched and watched, anticipating the kill.
Mehmet, perhaps the world’s most famous Muslim who is not a head of state, is a righteous and proud Ambassador of his faith and feels an innate kinship and brotherhood with the Jewish people.