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Recognizing Winston Churchill, honorary US citizen

  Monday, April 9, was National Winston Churchill Day. We are in an era of ever multiplying commemorative days and admittedly some of them strike a unique...

Gaza, where cause-and-effect are suspended

To live by cause-and-effect would dramatically improve the lives of Palestinians. I. The minor examples “Consequence” is a word and a reality that do not exist in...

Clockwise, from upper left: Rabbi Eliav Bock; Linda Hamo; Toby Mower; Shlomo Fried

Kudos: Four praiseworthy Jewish community addresses

PASSOVER EDITION 5778 SECTION C PAGE 20 Every year the IJN salutes people — known or obscure — who bring freedom into our lives. Passover, with its message of...

President Trump, please save us your sympathy

President Trump is at pains to assure the victims of Palestinian terrorists that they have his deepest “sympathy.” Thank you. They can, and we can, live without your...

A whiff of Stalinism at the State Capitol

According to KUNC Community Radio of Northern Colorado, staff at the Colorado State Senate have been forbidden from speaking to journalists about workplace issues,...

Personally, Mr. Lauder?

It pains us to take issue with Ronald Lauder because of his tremendous contributions to the Jewish people, uniquely in Europe and extensively in Israel. Yet, what was he...

A tale of two vehicular homicides

This month, two nearly identical tragedies took place. Two traffic collisions. In both, the perpetrator was driving under the influence. In both, the victim was killed....

Russia and China never got the memo about ‘the end of history’

Dictatorship is returning to Russia. China makes it official. Islamic states never pretended otherwise. The struggle for justice never reaches its ‘end.’ Shortly...

Steve Lebsock gets the boot — rightly so

Steve Lebsock was expelled from the House of Representatives of the Colorado State legislature by his peers. A drastic step. But fully deserved. The vote was not even...

Saving time and (air) space

Less is more. That’s the crux of the historic announcement this week that Air India’s Delhi-Tel Aviv route will now be allowed to fly over Saudi Arabian airspace....