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 Hamas gets it: West Bank settlements’ potential for peace

What is wrong with this picture? An Israeli factory in the West Bank settlement of Barkan employs both Israeli and Palestinian workers. They work side by side, making a...

Americans, meet Humpty Dumpty

A divided nation must look for ways to heal, not for ways to rub it in or to pay back. Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall,  Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king’s...

Why many European Jews are abandoning their traditional political homes

Why would Jews in Germany, of all places, support a populist right-wing party? It would be most remarkable, would it not, if the majority of American Jews stopped voting...

Worse than Holocaust denial

Take a glimpse into the future. It is scary indeed if Brigham Young University Prof. Ron Hager’s perception of the Holocaust is the kind of thinking that will go down...

For murdering Ari Fuld, terrorist gifted $400 monthly

Still the priority of the Palestinian Authority: ‘Pay for Slay’ In an American court of law, when a plaintiff wins a case that includes punitive damages, they...

Gary Antonoff, 1936-2018

We mourn the passing of Gary Antonoff beyond the long list of his contributions to Denver and to the Jewish community in Denver. And the list is long indeed. He was...

No fake news, this!

Disclaimer: This is not fake news, not some kind of Purim spoof. No, we didn’t get our holidays confused. The news: “Israeli athletes will participate in an...

Dismay over the Brett Kavanaugh process

Who is the victim of a politicized nomination? Not so much the nominee (confirmed or not) as the country itself. After listening to a considerable amount of the...

Polarization? What polarization?

Unknown bridges Once in a while a small item catches our eye that speaks volumes. It’s the kind of item that’s buried in the news or not reported at all. What makes...

Yom Kippur . . . if only for one day

Is a wedding or a graduation to be discounted because the excitment peaks only on one day? This year we seem to be hearing a refrain much more often than usual. It is...