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Playoff fever

On my way into work on Tuesday, the morning after the Avalanche’s spectacular overtime win against the San Jose Sharks, I heard a most amazing stat. According to the...

Israel Independence Day, not the same sense as last year

It is neither Israel’s enemies nor its actions. It is our own weakness. We mark the 71st anniversary of the founding of Israel with awe, celebration and faith in the...

With a cartoon, The New York Times caricatures itself

We’re not sure whether to laugh or cry. The prompt is a comment by Alan Dershowitz, the retired Harvard law professor and Israel advocate. He had this to say about the...

The national concierge desk

Reuma Eldar of The Voice of Israel radio has passed away. She truly was the voice of Israel. I was raised on her melodious voice. For early risers, her brother was...

Sharp and Soft

Sharp and Soft. Two ways people treat each other, and the way people are treated. Can Sharp and Soft inhere in a single person? Can a person be both? Should a person be...

Beyond the platitudes

I. After the attack on the synagogue in the San Diego area six months to the day after the attack on the synagogue in Pittsburgh, Rabbi Jeffrey Myers of the Tree of Life...

Holocaust remembrance on Instagram

To say that the impact of social media on society and popular culture has not been entirely beneficial is the understatement of the 21st century. Our politics has been...

They can’t break us

On the last days of Passover I did not access technology for 48 hours. I reconnected online with curiosity. Usually it’s silly things you missed in the interim. This...

Denver is at a crossroads

May 7 — mark it down in your calendar. It’s the day when this city will decide what kind of path it wants to take into the near future. More than any national...

Who denied the Palestinians a state?

According to The New York Times, the re-election of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has left Palestinian families seeing “no light at the end of the...