Across Israel, Meir Panim responds to the growing needs of the country’s 1.75 million impoverished residents through various food and social service programs.
Posted on: December 27th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Harry Truman, who died 34 years ago this week, has long been considered a hero in the struggle for a Jewish state. The truth is somewhat more complicated.
Posted on: December 6th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
One of the most well-kept secrets in Flatbush is the Yosef Goldman Collection of American Jewish Books and Manuscripts.
Posted on: November 29th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Interview with a suicide bomber in training
Posted on: November 22nd, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Jimmy Carter's new book - Palestine Peace Not Apartheid - should, by all rights, be headed for the remainder bin. Martin Peretz, editor-in-chief of The New Republic, calls it a "tendentious, dishonest and stupid book."
Posted on: November 15th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
This year, the second day of Chanukah will coincide with the 144th anniversary of the worst official act of anti-Semitism in American history.
Posted on: November 1st, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Its origins are in the medieval Spanish kingdom of Castille, in the early thirteenth century, well before Columbus left for the Americas.
Posted on: October 25th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
His voice had the strength of a pipe organ and the gentleness of a violin, but most of all it had the power to make men weep.
Posted on: October 18th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
The American Orthodox Jewish community of today is drastically different from the community that existed in America 75 years ago.
Posted on: September 13th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Jewish religious observance suffered a propitious decline in early- and mid-20th century America.
Posted on: August 23rd, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Back in April, Rabbi Wolpe gave a sermon whose title took one aback: "Can Israel Survive?"
Posted on: July 26th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
One day in the summer of 1981, when I was still living in Brooklyn, I received a call from Dassie Marcus, a fervent supporter of Israel, the settlement movement, and Gush Emunim.
Posted on: July 19th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
"All you do all day is threaten that there will be Katyusha rockets landing in Ashkelon.
Posted on: June 28th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
For most of my life, I lived a Clark Kent existence: that of a Jew residing in Manchester, England, intent on blending into the modern, secular world.
Posted on: June 7th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
I was in New York on Thursday, May 25, when a banner front-page headline in that week's Forward caught my eye from the newspaper box on the Manhattan street-corner.
Posted on: April 26th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
After Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer posted an anti-Israel polemic on the website of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government - styled as a "research" paper but containing virtually no original research and riddled with extraordinary scholarly lapses - the response of much of the mainstream media in America was admirable.
Posted on: April 19th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
In 1924 Harry Fischel had occasion to visit the town of Eishishok in Lithuania.
Posted on: April 5th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
The Israeli election played out in the shadow of the Hamas victory and the creation of an armed Hamas-led fascist state and terrorist army positioned in the suburbs of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.
Posted on: March 1st, 2006InDepth → Front Page
With elections less than a month away, many in Israel are concerned and even frightened over the likelihood that Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert will be elected prime minister in his own right.
Posted on: February 1st, 2006InDepth → Front Page
Aaron Klein is Jerusalem bureau chief for WorldNetDaily, co-host of ABC Radio's national John Bachelor Show, and he appears throughout the week on other U.S. radio programs.
Posted on: January 25th, 2006InDepth → Front Page
They can't quite take credit for inventing them, but Jews had a long, colorful, and mostly profitable involvement with the great retail emporiums - the large scale specialty and department stores that came, literally and figuratively, to dominate the landscape of 20th century America.
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