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IJN staff prays, 5778

ROSH HASHANAH EDITION 5778 SECTION D PAGE 20 Hillel Goldberg: I pray for consolation and understanding after the death of my cherished mother, Miriam H. Goldberg,...

Alcohol and marijuana: the double standard

Advocates of recreational marijuana are fond of saying that if alcohol is legal, why not marijuana? And if alcohol is potentially dangerous, yet we allow it, then why...

It isn’t always right to exercise a right

JTA reports that a Palestinian family was evicted from their Jerusalem home to restore it to the Jewish family that owned it prior to 1948. The Palestinian Shamasneh...

Harvey in Houston

Fifty inches of rain. Flooding. Thousands evacuated to shelters. More rain to come. These are the facts of Harvey, which still has a tenacious grip on southern Texas,...

Car rammings — another gift from Palestinian terrorists

In Charlottesville, an innocent person was killed by a person who turned his car into a lethal weapon. Ditto, in Barcelona. Ditto, in London. Ditto, in Nice. Ditto, in...

‘…there is no such thing as non-violence’

Some people seem to forget that there was such a thing as the Russian Revolution, and that it ended up killing millions upon millions of innocent people — all in the...

Confederate monuments? Guidelines from Europe

Ostensibly, the fascist rally in Charlottesville took place because people were upset that a monument of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was to be removed. Knowing...

Some terrorists are more equal than others

Two violent and hateful events, both within a week of each other. Charlottesville: A rally of neo-Nazis and other white supremacists spouting vile racist hatred. A car...

The new San Francisco

Colorado’s unemployment rate is one of the lowest in the country. At 2.3%, Colorado is at what most economists would consider full employment. Driving around the metro...

‘White Zionist’

White supremacist Richard Spencer says he deserves sympathy from Zionists because he is a “white Zionist.” He told an Israeli interviewer on Aug. 16: “As an...