Monday, January 27, 2020 -
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Auschwitz: 75 years since its liberation, January 27, 1945

It is in the Jewish DNA. Conscious. Or unconscious. Forever. Auschwitz. Whether one looks into this for the first time or for the five-thousandth time, the reaction is...

Between laughs, a recommendation for Bernie Sanders

A real live case in Democratic Socialism. It’s blood curdling . . . well, milk curdling. While Bernie Sanders is touting Democratic Socialism, we recommend that he...

Procrustean anti-Semitism

Remember Procrustes? He made everything perfect. If you were too long for his bed, your feet were cut off. Now you fit in the bed, perfectly. If you were too short for...

The saddest shiva call

We were practically moved to tears when we learned that a Jewish family in Iran paid a condolence call on the family of Qasem Soleimani, expressing their grief at the...

Why wasn’t Soleimani taken out long ago?

One possibility is blindness about an enemy from a different culture First, we dispense with the irrelevancies: It was unconstitutional for the president to take out...

Politicians and anti-Semitism — the ostrich factor

What did people think was going to happen? For well over a year now, assaults — verbal and physical — against New York Jews have been increasing. Passersby have been...

Zero Population Growth

What once seemed to be an obvious social good now looks very different. Permit us to resurrect a long forgotten political race that was hardly noticed even in its own...

Our decade, 2010-2019

. . . streaming . . . investing . . . wrought with anger . . . Facebook . . . identity . . . an expression of forgiveness . . . Jew hatred . . . what does it all mean? A...

The murder of Jews in Jersey City

CHANUKAH 5780 SECTION E PAGE 24 Over Pittsburgh and Poway, American Jews scream. Over Jersey City, American Jews are silent. This is dangerous. Color us not only angry...

Really bad Vibes from Washington, DC

CHANUKAH 5780 SECTION E PAGE 24 Grandstanding. Name calling. Scars for generations. And you thought all the angst over impeachment was coming out of left field. Not us....