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If Obama is serious about energy independence, he will not bail out the auto industry

There are many economic reasons not to bail out the the “Big Three,” General Motors, Ford Motor Co., and Chrysler Corp.: any bailout, no matter how large, will only be...

A fundamental act of disrespect: the case of the old BMH

A religion that is one thing but says it is something else is, by definition, deceptive. This describes so-called messianic “Judaism,” which, in its affirmation of the...

They’re back

First came the vigorous and seemingly never ending battle – months of Hillary vs Obama – the conclusion of which finally came in Denver. Seems Obama was the...

Lessons from Rabbi Brafman’s bypass surgery

I must admit, I winced when I first heard the term, “health opportunity.” In fact, I didn’t get it. This person had cancer. What was the “opportunity?” I was...

Joe Lieberman retains his chairmanship, as it should be

You have to hand it to Joe Lieberman, not, we should state for the record, that we ever had any doubt that he would retain his chairmanship of the Homeland […]

Israel’s mob did not arise in a vacuum, nor does it flourish in one

The words of an eyewitness, spoken to an Israeli radio reporter, provide the perfect twist to a grim new reality in the Jewish state: “I heard a huge blast and...

Thanksgiving

Turkey with all the fixins’, the traditional accompanying side dishes of sweet potatoes, cranberry and pies. Mmmm. It’s that time of year again — that tradtional...

Abba? Sababa!

One of my first columns discussed women in Israeli society, and in particular, their roles as wives and mothers. Well, I highly doubt that the entire female population...

The case of Shmuel Ben Ishay

In Israel, double standards govern freedom of speech that incites, or appears to incite, violence. The facts are clear and, with a dose of humility, so is the solution....

Renewables can hurt

“Clean coal.” It’s touted and supported by all. Just one problem. It doesn’t exist. It’s just a phrase. A hope. An aspiration. And a recent report on the nation’s...