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Israel Independence

Levin ‘smitten’ after recent trip to Israel

SO just how is Israel doing as it approaches its 64th birthday? Is it, like the Beatles once lamented in singing about that particular number, “losing its hair” and...

‘Next year in Jerusalem’: What it means to a broad spectrum of Denverites

At the conclusion of the Passover seder, four exclamatory words reverberate around the table like a lightning bolt. “Next year in Jerusalem!” Slumbering grandchildren...

40 years of IST — it’s in a very different place from where it started

LET us ponder, for just a moment, the significance of the number 40 in Judaism and Jewish life. The ancient Hebrews wandered for 40 years in the desert on their way to...

Does J Street harm Israel? Sparks fly during IJN facilitated discussion

PLACING Jews with opposing viewpoints of the Israeli-Palestinian situation in the same room is like venturing outside on an early spring evening. Dress for polite...

Herb Keinon: Hometown boy makes good as diplomatic correspondent

In a coffee shop in his native city, as a Denver spring blizzard howls outside, Herb Keinon contemplates the roads not taken. More than two decades ago, with a brand new...

‘My first time in Israel’

Larry Hankin, IJN Associate Editor It was 1972, and I was finishing my freshman year at college. I worked full time and lived at home during that first year of school,...