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The Patriots

The Patriots — the team everyone loves to hate. Probably due to envy. There’s a reason they call jealousy the “ugly green-eyed monster.” The Patriots have now...

Inauguration Day

When I was in high school, I had the great fortune of living just outside our nation’s capital. For all its ills, Washington DC is a fabulous tourist destination. The...

Resilience

As of November, I’m officially on the Netflix bandwagon. I signed on for the “Gilmore Girls” revival, and now I’m hooked. The series I’m currently watching is...

All good things must come to an end

We are, sadly, nearing the end of the IJN’s Signers of the Declaration series. In each of her weekly installments, Linda Berrettini-McGinnis has explored the signers...

Perfidy

Support, or non-support, of settlements notwithstanding, Obama’s action at the UN sends a clear anti-Israel message. Why, you might ask? Because resolution 2334...

Spin

Last week, I had the misfortune of hearing President Obama’s last press conference. I say misfortune because there was one extremely upsetting thing he said, which...

Core of the problem

It’s shocking, but the Colorado Avalanche management would still have us believe that its beloved “core” is still a viable, winning group of players, the future of...

Prof. David Hackett Fischer

I recently received an email informing me that one of my most admired college professors, David Hackett Fischer, is retiring. IJN readers who are Brandeis alumni, or...

Sully

There’s a great exchange in Clint Eastwood’s recent film “Sully.” It’s 2009, just after Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger’s “miracle on the...

Passing the torch?

Can music survive the casualties of 2016? This year has seen the loss of some of the most iconic musicians of the past generations. David Bowie was a true artist, who...