A Jewish organization creates unforgettable summer experiences for special needs kids and their parents.
Posted on: June 6th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
At a meeting of Jewish leaders in 1939, Brandeis rebuffed a suggestion that bringing Jews to Palestine in defiance of the British was "illegal."
Posted on: May 30th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
All of which leaves us with one of the great "what ifs" of history: What if Eshkol had found his inner Churchill that evening? What if Yigal Allon had been defense minister instead of Moshe Dayan?
Posted on: May 22nd, 2007InDepth → Front Page
The nightmare visited upon the elderly couple took its toll. Within the year, they both succumbed to the agony of their ordeal, having been unable to withstand the spiritual loss of their one and only child.
Posted on: May 16th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Entering our apartment with Itamar held tightly in my arms, I gazed out over the porch rails at my valley that had been so green.
Posted on: May 9th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
It is one of the great ironies of the 21st century that anti-Zionists and anti-Semites on both the Left and the Right, have returned to racialist arguments against Jews that most of us thought had died out after World War II.
Posted on: May 2nd, 2007InDepth → Front Page
The powerful ox of Taurus symbolizes the month of Iyar. The bull's characteristic of stubbornness features positively when it manifests itself as uncompromising loyalty.
Posted on: April 25th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Rabbi Pinchas M. Teitz, who eventually became rav of Elizabeth, New Jersey, visited America from 1933-1935.
Posted on: April 18th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
In complaining that Rosenfeld is trying to silence Jews who disagree with him, Pogrebin at one point compares him to Brandeis donors who withdrew their support from the university after it invited Jimmy Carter to speak.
Posted on: April 12th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Before the arrival of the masses, houses of study, synagogues, and ritual baths were constructed; kosher food was made available, as were other key components to Jewish life.
Posted on: April 2nd, 2007InDepth → Front Page
He turned to the rav to express sincere regret for his needless suffering and to request the honor of a private audience.
Posted on: March 28th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Where is Israel? Where are those who are scattered throughout the Diaspora?
Posted on: March 21st, 2007InDepth → Front Page
One of the most instructive insights into Reagan's connection with Jews relates to the man's Cold War experience - what he saw as literally the fight of the 20th century.
Posted on: March 14th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
These dissidents are truth-tellers, endangered in their homelands, living in exile, strangers in a strange land, so to speak. They have been empowered by their sojourns in the West.
Posted on: March 7th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Celler called FDR's immigration policy "cold and cruel," and accused the State Department of having "a glacier-like attitude" and "a heartbeat muffled in protocol."
Posted on: February 28th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
It isn't fair," whined the donkey to the ox.
Posted on: February 21st, 2007InDepth → Front Page
And they are referring to skilled labor or physical labor, not Torah study. Torah study is a companion to work, not a substitute.
Posted on: February 14th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
When Nietzsche a century ago surveyed his surroundings and proclaimed that "God is dead," he might have in retrospect judged himself only slightly premature.
Posted on: February 7th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
One of the factors that hindered the proper early development of Judaism in America was a lack of qualified religious functionaries.
Posted on: January 31st, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Jews' categorical identification with parties of the Left became commonplace throughout Central and Western Europe. For some, this identification went beyond liberal parties to socialist and communist groups.
Posted on: January 17th, 2007InDepth → Front Page
Moshe understands that even though none of the parties to this conflict are Jews, and that he could stand aside and not risk being accused of having caused the evil, his Jewish responsibility is to do what he can to prevent the perpetration of injustice.
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