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IJN Editorial Staff
IJN Editorial Staff

Biden, Kavanaugh: innocent until proven guilty

Is Joe Biden guilty of abuse? The obvious answer is anything but obvious in our hyper-politicized environment: innocent until proven guilty. Biden and others threw this...

Time for a conversation on lockdown

An alternative: herd immunity. Should we try it? At least, we should discuss it. As various communities around the country begin to open up very slowly, it is clear...

Leo Mittler, 1927-2020

What kind of person might one expect from the resumé of a person whose youth, beginning at age 13, was this: Ghettoes: Andrychow, Poland, 1940-41; Wadowice, Poland,...

Couldn’t happen to nicer guys

A positive side effect of the coronavirus: drug deals dry up If anyone is inclined to seek a silver lining in the global coronavirus, look no further than the drug...

Memo to Elizabeth Warren

Those selfish drug companies . . . oh, the ones working on a coronavirus vaccine? We don’t need a personal interview with the failed Democratic presidential candidate,...

Rabbi Howard Hirsch 1937-2020

Rabbi Howard Hirsch, spiritual leader of Temple Shalom in Colorado Springs from 1989 to 1997, was an erudite, dignified and friendly man who loved listening to the...

Ted Ruskin, 1943-2020

The Denver Jewish community is certainly diminished with the passing of Ted Ruskin, who succumbed to COVID-19 on the eve of Passover. One never knew where Ted Ruskin...

Two feet in the mud

Is it perversion? blindness? The anti-Israel BDS movement’s take on the coronavirus The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement against Israel would have us...

Ma Nishtana

Why is this night different from all other nights? Millions of reasons. Millions of voices. Someone had the idea that at the Passover seder in Israel all the children...

So that it never happens again

A headline under the byline of William A. Galston caught our eye: “Appoint a Coronavirus 9/11 Commission” (Wall Street Journal, April 1). National security...