As Purim approaches, thousands of Israeli children and families grapple with poverty
Posted on: May 29th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Many readers have probably seen the film “Sarah’s Key,” a powerful 2010 movie that reminds its viewers of overwhelming French collaboration with the Nazis. Even today it seems widely believed that France carried on more or less heroically under the German occupation, and that the 1942 roundups of Jews in occupied France must have been carried out by the SS or Gestapo directly. In fact, however, as “Sarah’s Key” instructs in understated yet utterly hideous detail, these roundups were executed, more or less enthusiastically, by the regular French police.
Posted on: May 29th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Greenfield
Republicans would be foolish to give up on minority voters, but even more foolish to give up on low- income white voters.
Posted on: May 28th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Greenfield
What infuriates New York Times reporters and State Department trolls alike is that Israelis can go for hours and even days without contemplating the tortures prepared for them.
Posted on: May 28th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Khaled Abu Toameh
Palestinians claim that the mere presence of Jewish visitors is a 'desecration' of the holy site.
Posted on: May 27th, 2013InDepth → Columns → America's Rabbi / Shmuley Boteach
Eric Garcetti’s caring for those who are struggling would become his defining political legacy as a Los Angeles council member and as President of the Council.
Posted on: May 26th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Pipes
Other characteristically Muslim crimes taking place in Western countries include honor killings, female genital mutilation, and slave holding.
Posted on: May 26th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Khaled Abu Toameh
Praising Abbas for instructing his security forces to stop torturing Palestinian detainees is like welcoming a convicted armed robber's promise to retire.
Posted on: May 22nd, 2013InDepth → Columns → Moshe Feiglin
The importance of the caucus on organ harvesting in China, sponsored recently by the Liberal Lobby in the Knesset, cannot be exaggerated.
Posted on: May 22nd, 2013InDepth → Columns → Dov Shurin
My mother, the eldest daughter of Reb Yaakov Kamenetsky, zt”l, was niftar last month at the age of 92. She took her last breath in her home in Efrat, Israel, next door to the shul that was my father’s for 24 years before his passing in 2007.
Posted on: May 22nd, 2013InDepth → Columns → Louis Rene Beres
Following the Boston Marathon bombing, one crucial point will likely remain overlooked. The most loathsome aspect of this or any other terror bombing attack on civilians will always lie in the inexpressibility of physical pain. While all decent people will abhor the idea of bombs expressly directed at the innocent, whether here or in other countries, none will ever be able to process the very deepest horrors of what has been inflicted.
Posted on: May 22nd, 2013InDepth → Columns → Keeping Jerusalem
It's only natural to see increasing evidence of Jerusalem's glorious Jewish past being unearthed, quite literally, under modern Israeli sovereignty. The new archaeological finds are also very timely – as the Arab onslaught attempting to detach Jerusalem from its Jewish roots gains steam, the facts on the ground, or "under" the ground, show quite otherwise.
Posted on: May 22nd, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Greenfield
To assume that your opponents have any decency, as the Republicans habitually do, is to be left behind in Politics 1.0.
Posted on: May 21st, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Greenfield
The media loved Obama, but it discovered early on that he did not love it back.
Posted on: May 21st, 2013InDepth → Columns → America's Rabbi / Shmuley Boteach
Are we to believe that these Jews who were devout and pious were being punished?
Posted on: May 20th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Greenfield
The progressive consolidation imagines that organization can contain the messier side of man.
Posted on: May 19th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Khaled Abu Toameh
Palestinian youths from Hebron, though, who met with Israelis near Bethlehem to share their problems and insights have been forced to issue a statement distancing themselves from the meeting.
Posted on: May 19th, 2013InDepth → Columns → Daniel Greenfield
Benghazi isn't likely to keep Hillary out of the Democratic field in 2016, but after 2008, she is justifiably paranoid.
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