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Alice Walker’s New Anti-Semitic Lows

19 Tammuz 5773 – June 27, 2013
Her latest book, The Cushion in the Road, is replete with an abundance of anti-Jewish rhetoric.

Are Christian Invocations Constitutional?

The inauguration of an American president has, since 1937, always begun with an invocation by a clergyman

The Most Misquoted Verse in the Bible

18 Tammuz 5773 – June 26, 2013
And what if I'm self loathing and depressed, and constantly contemplating suicide? Should I then kill my neighbor?

Islamic Cannibalism

18 Tammuz 5773 – June 25, 2013
The clever plans of the ayatollahs, who, it is well known, have the capabilities and are divinely inspired to plot the fate of the world, are nevertheless going awry.

US in Afghanistan: Of Course We Negotiate with Terrorists

The announcement of talks with the Taliban coincided with a rocket attack by the Taliban on the U.S. air base at Bagram, in which four of our servicemen were killed.

Lebanon’s Anti-Palestinian Apartheid Laws

17 Tammuz 5773 – June 24, 2013
Although Palestinians have lived in Lebanon for more than six decades, they are still treated as foreigners when it comes to obtaining a work permit

Rape, the Agunah Problem, and Bernard Jackson

16 Tammuz 5773 – June 23, 2013
Modern Orthodoxy has tried valiantly to deal with the issue through prenuptial, but the Haredi world has refused to make any concessions.

Rouhani and Iranian Deceit

13 Tammuz 5773 – June 21, 2013
The West is not acquainted with Shi'ite culture and is not aware of the deep motives that drive Iran.

Roger Cohen Praises AJC’s Harris Attack on Bennett

Every once in a while, you can glean from the Chutzpah an entire world view.

Why Do We Let Abortions Become a ‘Leftist’ Issue?

In considering the rights of the unborn child versus the mother's, Jewish law sides with the viable life—mother, against the potential life—fetus.

Modern Orthodoxy’s Welcome Alternative

13 Tammuz 5773 – June 20, 2013
Many of the talented and motivated individuals who leave the Haredi world could choose Modern Orthodoxy, but they don't.

When Helen Keller Confronted The Nazis

The outcry around the world against Nazi book burning included a moving letter from Helen Keller.

When a Meeting Is an Endorsement

12 Tammuz 5773 – June 19, 2013
There is no other candidate running for mayor who supports our community’s values as Salgado does.

And the Winner is… Iran’s Nuclear Program

11 Tammuz 5773 – June 18, 2013
Making Rouhani the president was a brilliant strategic move for Khamene'i.

They Voted for a Moderate – Now What?

10 Tammuz 5773 – June 17, 2013
The 686 men who expressed their desire to run in Iran's presidential election were whittled down to 8.

Pills and Religion

Every American child seems to be on Ritalin and Israelis are imitating them.

Is Rohani a Moderate Game-Changer or a Diversion?

Rohani’s election positions the regime to cater – superficially – to reform-minded voters in Iran, while improving Iran’s prospects in international negotiations.

Mahmoud Abbas and the 120 Old Men

9 Tammuz 5773 – June 16, 2013
The top Israeli advocate for letting the terrorists out of jail is none other than Shimon Peres.

A Jewish Democracy in Eretz Israel, without Panic and Outside the Box

The "Community Democracy" model meets all the criteria of the liberal democratic outlook, but it is based on the Jewish heritage and the Torah.

Buses on Shabbat: What Would Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch Say?

"The Lord conferred statehood upon His people so that they might defend the enforcement of justice and preserve the truth contained in our Law as handed down by transmission."

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