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Pope Francis’ very significant move for Jewish-Catholic relations

For decades, the Vatican has slammed its doors shut to researchers into the Holocaust-era record of the pope at the time, Pope Pius XII. He said not one word against...

Who is silencing whom? Rep. Ilhan Omar’s methodology 

Rep. Omar: They call me an anti-Semite to silence my criticism of Israel. Actually, it’s the opposite. Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and many of her mentality say that...

Are Reps. Omar and Tlaib pro-Muslim, or anti-Israel?

Test the question. Google it. The result is their dead silence on the massive persecution of Uighur and Rohingya Muslims. It really boils down to a simple question: Do...

Don’t answer canards with more canards

Heated political debate — and accompanying propaganda — has always been a fixture of any political system that allows debate. Civility, while held up as an ideal,...

The ‘Jewish Nobel’ is ignoble in principle and practice

The $1 million “Genesis Prize,” founded by three Russian-Jewish businessmen,  is a case study in assimilation at its worst. Its modus operandi is to ape the general...

David Suson, 1954-2019

David Suson bowled four perfect 300 games in his life. The vast majority of people never bowl even one perfect game. But then again, most people aren’t David Suson....

Margot Goldman, 1931-2019

We will always remember Margot Goldman as the friendly face and welcoming voice at the front desk of the Jewish Community Center. From where Margot sat she could see...

Life-saving medicine from…the Big Bad Wolf

An Israel hater is comforted by an Israeli invention It’s more than delicious irony. One Mr. Robert-Willem van Norren of Amsterdam braves all kinds of weather, not to...

The future of tomorrow

We recall the pundits pontificating after the election of Barack Obama in 2008 that the Republican Party was dead. Youth, and the demographics of youth, were on the side...

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s apology for anti-Semitic remarks does not mask her denial of Israel’s right to exist

Rep. Ilhan Omar thinks that opposition to Israel’s existence does not make her anti-Semitic Why is Rep. Steve King stripped of his committee assignments for making...