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IJN Editorial Staff
IJN Editorial Staff

Simchat Torah

Going to college for four years, passing every course, but dropping out the day before graduation. Making the down payment, receiving the bank loan, but losing the home...

Trump sharpens the fangs against Israel

Morally, strategically, politically — domestically, internationally — Trump’s abrupt withdrawal from Syria is disastrous It really doesn’t make a difference...

Whither Jewish day schools?

It’s not just a tuition crisis. For some, it’s an identity crisis. It would seem to be a tautology, wouldn’t it, that the Jewish day school is for Jewish...

Slam dunk: The NBA’s anti-profile in courage

Maybe we should revive HUAC to investigate the NBA on charges of communism. The House Un-American Activities Committee was a major stain on American democracy in the...

Reparations for slavery, reparations for the Holocaust

Proposed reparations for slavery differ in principle and practice from Holocaust reparations This year is marked by many as the 400th year of the introduction of...

America-Israel mutual defense treaty? A really bad idea

A mutual, US-Israel defense treaty? Counterproductive in theory and practice What could be wrong with an America-Israel mutual defense treaty?  The idea, formulated...

Guns: Positive signs from Walmart

The Second Amendment is not a suicide pact, as the Wall Street Journal puts it Walmart announced it would stop selling certain ammunition following the mass shooting...

Another Gaza tragedy: Hamas’ expulsions

They are not formal expulsions. Hamas is not holding a gun to the middle class in Gaza and threatens its middle class Arabs to leave. But it comes down to the same....

Iran and Israel: A ticking clock

Iran edges closer and closer to all out war Choose: Whether the upcoming Israeli election would make Israel’s Prime Minister Netanyahu more militant against Iran, to...

Warning: ‘The blacks are taking over’

A political video recently played in an eastern state. With dramatic music, it plays into every imaginable anti-black stereotype. If the town sells 75 acres to the...