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The Sounds Of The Shofar

26 Elul 5776 – September 29, 2016
The sounds of the shofar bring us back to our encounter with our Creator and with ourselves. And they are the sounds that remind us of our holiness and our spiritual goals.

A Matter Of Judgment

I think ordinary Americans are tired of too many media types and too many elected officials assuring them they have nothing to worry about, when they clearly know they do.

The RCA’s Mandate For Prenuptial Agreements

26 Elul 5776 – September 28, 2016
It is a sad commentary on our times that a party to a failed marriage would, out of animus or financial greed, willfully attempt to deny a spouse the ability to get on with life under the auspices of Jewish law.

The U.S.-Israel Relationship: Keeping Proper Focus

Mr. Obama had already roiled the waters of any possible resolution by declaring it the U.S. position that a settlement must involve borders based on the 1967 armistice lines with minor land adjustments.

‘God Has Sent Us The Jew From Judah To Help Us’: An Interview with...

I couldn’t believe poverty was so bad that people had to lick the road just to get a little bit of food.

Rosh Hashanah: The Real Election Day

A world from which America retreats is a dangerous world indeed.

There Are No Palestinian Lands

Some on the left have become confused, absorbing the false Arab narrative about "Palestinian lands," though never in history has there existed either a Palestinian people or an Arab Palestinian state

The Palestinians’ Unsporting and Illegal ‘Football War’ Against Israel

FIFA’s recognition of teams has never been understood as taking any position on the status of the territory where the team plays

Trump Blows His Best Chance

Not every moment was bad for Trump. But while Trump has prided himself on being a strong counter-puncher in debates this time the familiar routine fell flat.

CAIR’s Awad: Anti-Terror JASTA Bill Part of “War on Islam”

25 Elul 5776 – September 27, 2016
It might be one of the few things on which Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton agree: President Obama was wrong Friday when he vetoed the "Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act."

Obama’s “Palestinian Land”

The notion that Jews living in houses they have every legal and moral right to live in proves Obama’s belief of a “permanent occupation of Palestinian land” is false and arguably anti-Semitic

How the Next President Can Defeat ISIS

The Obama administration has taken a policy of accommodation towards the Baghdad government that has reaped negative consequences, thereby fostering ISIS

Why I Am A Political Conservative

Conservative principals-- limited government, individual responsibility, and traditional morals--are all deeply rooted in Jewish tradition and served as inspiration for the US 'Founding Fathers'

Does The Carnegie Endowment for Peace Support BDS?

23 Elul 5776 – September 26, 2016
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace must take a stance, and clearly and utterly distancing itself from their VP’s statements against Israel, made in support of BDS.

Remembering Joan Davenny While a University Honors Her Killers

23 Elul 5776 – September 25, 2016
The Hamas bombing in Jerusalem which killed four, is remembered by residents of San Francisco because it shattered one of the city’s most prominent Jewish families.

INTO THE FRAY: Obama at the UN – Why he was right…almost

Obama’s UN address was an eloquent concoction of soaring rhetoric & banal platitudes, of statements of the obvious & of the obviously false, delivered with impeccable polish and panache.

Mrs. Tzipi, MK Livni and the Demonization of Israel

At the same time that MK Livni condemns those who seek to convict her and other Israeli officials while abroad — she does the exact opposite in Israel.

Shalva Challenge: Josh Strahl Raises The Tzedakah Bar To The Extreme

Mt. Hermon isn't the toughest mountain to climb, and Mt. Kilimanjaro is no walk in the park.

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