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IJN Editorial Staff
IJN Editorial Staff

Kaddish for the Palestinians, irony for the ignorant

Politicization of the Kaddish distorts what it actually says. Kaddish elicits the deepest Jewish emotions. Kaddish is not a prayer for the dead, but is recited by...

Thank you, Governor, for the veto

What is more painful than the death of a child? Another death of a child. Governor John Hickenlooper made a tough call, and the right call, when he vetoed a bill about...

Sen. Schumer’s principles for a US-North Korea summit

Sen. Chuck Schumer and other leading Democrats have laid down the conditions for a successful US-North Korea summit. If they are not met, said Schumer, then President...

The Supreme Court’s wedding cake decision may be broader than it looks

Both opponents and advocates of the Supreme Court decision say it’s a narrow ruling. Not in the current cultural context. The ACLU, the ADL, the National Council of...

Whatever else George Soros is, he is not a Nazi

Blaming Nazi victims, forced into the Judenrat, is moral vivisection One can accuse George Soros of many nefarious things: currency manipulation; profiting from...

An Uber mistake

A self-driving vehicle killed a women. So much for perfection. Not to mention the liability. A self-driving car of Uber Technologies killed a pedestrian on March 18 in...

Enfant terrible

Oh, Roseanne. What are we going to do with you? You’ve always been an enigma, especially to the Jewish community. Although you can be crass and crude, you’ve always...

Angst at the JCRCs for nothing

A crisis has enveloped the Jewish Community Relations Councils around the country, according to David Bernstein, the executive director of the Jewish Council for Public...

Why we salute local veterans for Memorial Day

They deserve our recognition and our gratitude. Memorial Day is more than summer’s beginning. This week, in what is already a longstanding tradition in the...

Why the Gaza hospitals are short on medical supplies

We do not know the entirety of the circumstances in hospitals in Gaza. We do know this: As recently as two weeks ago, Palestinian rioters vandalized the border crossing...