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Securing a Future for Religious Minorities in the Middle East

9 Tishri 5777 – October 11, 2016
What is worrying is that measures to protect the Yazidis from future brutalities have been set back by the Iraqi parliament decision.

Knesset Committee Approves Bill Protecting Minorities Serving in the IDF

1 Tammuz 5776 – July 6, 2016
The legislation, proposed by MK Yoav Kisch (Likud), seeks to protect Israeli minorities who voluntarily serve in the IDF and suffer from increasing incitements against them.

Demographics in Proportion

10 Nisan 5773 – March 20, 2013
If Israel can maintain itself with an Arab minority of 20%, "Palestine" can't be a state with 17% Jews?

Winning the Minority Vote

3 Adar 5773 – February 12, 2013
Instead of the Latino vote, the Republican Party would be wiser to concentrate on the Chinese and the Indian vote, two groups that are easier to sell on the Republican agenda.

Four Jewish Democrats in Top House Committee Slots

22 Kislev 5773 – December 6, 2012
Rep. Sander Levin (D-Mich.) preserved his top slot on the tax-writing Ways and Means Committee, as did Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.) on the Energy...

On the Guardian’s Opinion Section: Hamas Propoganda

8 Kislev 5773 – November 21, 2012
IDF strikes on Nov. 18 knocked out the Hamas television stations Al Aqsa and Al Quds in Gaza, but Hamas leaders were likely not too concerned, and knew they could always count on Plan B: Propagandizing at the Guardian.

Minority Births in US Over 50%

25 Iyyar 5772 – May 17, 2012
It’s official – over half of babies are being born to racial and ethnic minorities in the United States, according to a report in the Associated Press.

Mazal Tov! The Weddings In Israel

6 Iyyar 5772 – April 27, 2012
For Israel's Anglo olim (immigrants), the name Givat Shmuel conjures up a marriage scene to rival that of New York's Stern University for Women. Home to hundreds of young English-speakers studying at the adjacent Bar-Ilan University, Givat Shmuel has produced a vibrant, growing community of overseas students – and a reputation for their enthusiastic coupling. Each year, the community watches as many new couples are formed, engagements are announced and weddings are celebrated.

Part V: The World Of Diversity

7 Nisan 5772 – March 29, 2012
Although I was very aware that who I was and how I acted would seem out of place to the diverse student population at NEIU, I never really thought about how unusual their cultures would be for me.

Remembering Babe Ruth’s Concern For Jews During The Holocaust

28 Iyyar 5771 – June 1, 2011
The New York Yankees and their fans observe April 27 as Babe Ruth Day to remember the home run slugger's exploits on the baseball diamond. Jewish New Yorkers, however, this year marked the day by remembering another side of Ruth - his little-known efforts to aid African-Americans and other minorities, including Jews in Europe during the Holocaust.

Quick Takes: News You May Have Missed

1 Tevet 5771 – December 8, 2010
WikiLeaks Co-Founder Charges Website With Selling Classified Information   One of the early members and co-founders of the tight-knit, secretive WikiLeaks operation charged today that...

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