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Shana Goldberg

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Obama to pick Saudi sycophant

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration’s reported pick for a top intelligence post helped peddle a Saudi-funded school study guide decried by Jewish groups and...

Kvelling for Obama

WASHINGTON — It was a week dedicated primarily to marking the election of the first African-American president in US history, but the ongoing ceremonies were punctuated...

Black-Jewish revival: Obama seeks to heal relationship

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama’s pledge to use his presidency to revive the black-Jewish alliance starts on Day (minus) One — the day before he becomes president. The...

Pile of books

As I’ve mentioned in earlier entries, a holiday highlight for me is settling in with the ever-growing pile of books I’ve accumulated, well, since the last...

Clinton and Jones, or Clinton vs. Jones: Obama’s likely foreign policy team

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama’s likely high-level foreign policy appointees are well known to the Jewish community, though some are more welcome than others. Obama is...

At the center of power: Rahm Emanuel

WASHINGTON — Political insight, killer in a fight, Yiddishkeit — it’s an inseparable package when it comes to Rahm Emanuel, say those who know President-elect Barack...

Kristallnacht

Kristallnacht — the night of shattered glass. Just take a moment, and think — sense — the word. We’re used to wailing sirens, the squeal of brakes, the odd...

Obama wins: ‘Change has come’

After a long and sometimes bitter struggle, Obama has emerged the clear victor in his campaign against John McCain for president of the United States. For his...

Mid-holiday ruminations

Though in theory holidays are a time of celebration, it’s a universally accepted fact that in reality they can also be quite stressful. The most common and...

Social Bookmarking

Social bookmarking is a way for Internet users to store bookmarks and tag them with keywords. Users register at any of the rapidly growing number of social bookmarking...