Thursday, July 24, 2014 Tammuz 26, 5774

By:
Scott D. Reich
As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's death, an opinion writer argues that a fresh emphasis on the values JFK expressed can bring our ailing country back on track.
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By:
Josh Cline
The mayor's economic mission to Israel was an important next step in developing Philadelphia as its own "start-up" city, writes Josh Cline.
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By:
Steve Feldman
A local communal leader attended two sprited events recently and found that both were missing an essential element: There was not a single word spoken about the current dangers to Israel’s existence, or the fate of the more than 6 million Jews — and others — who live and travel there.
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A reader points out that several Philly mayors in addition to Michael Nutter have made their way to the Jewish state while a rabbi notes that the organization she's involved with also made an influential online listing of forward-thinking institutions and groups.
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After the weekend talks in Geneva between world powers and Iran failed to produce an agreement, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he felt the Obama administration was pursuing “a very bad and dangerous deal.” And he may be right.
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