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Editorials

Rose Medical Center at 70

No doubt, the main point to celebrate in Rose Medical Center’s 70th anniversary is the range and quality of the medical care it provides. We leave this aside simply...

The Dome and the double standard

The Dome of the Rock was built over the Temple Mount. That’s OK — until the shoe is on the other foot. When the shoe is on the other foot, it hurts. A site in north...

Can ‘it’ happen here? It depends on what ‘it’ is

Nazi analogies are notoriously loose, which doesn’t mean things in the US haven’t changed If “it” is the transformation of American society into a racist state...

Would you close down the Challah Bake, Mr. Rivlin?

There is a “Great Big Challah Bake” next Thursday. It’s very popular. It’s lovely. It’s about Shabbat. It’s about bringing diverse elements of the community...

Cold beats hot

The 25th anniversary of Israel’s peace agreement with Jordan There is no love lost between Israel and Jordan. The peace between the two countries is a cold peace....

To be a master over your own mouth

Clean Speech Colorado calls us to our humanity The way the world works is that the holier something is, the more dangerous it is. It is more dangerous because it’s...

Where Saudi Arabia outshines the NBA

NBA won’t support freedom in Hong Kong, but Saudi soccer steps toward peace We hope we are not naive when we say that the Arab world seems to be changing — the...

A pessimistic 80 years

‘The war to end war’ — if only In 1914, H. G. Wells thought that WW I would be the last war, “the war to end war,” in his memorable phrase. President Woodrow...

Simchat Torah

Going to college for four years, passing every course, but dropping out the day before graduation. Making the down payment, receiving the bank loan, but losing the home...

Trump sharpens the fangs against Israel

Morally, strategically, politically — domestically, internationally — Trump’s abrupt withdrawal from Syria is disastrous It really doesn’t make a difference...