Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Sivan 23, 5776

The election of a new Congress last November gave rise to hopes that a sensible approach to immigration reform would now be possible. Given the support of many Democrats, in addition to President Bush, for a pathway to citizenship for undocumented workers, it seemed likely that comprehensive legislation was possible. However, that optimism did not take into account the the...
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Another week of mayhem along Israel's border with Gaza has led to more deaths and some questions about the way the world looks at various conflicts in the Middle East. With each death or injury of an Israeli civilian caused by a Palestinian Kassam missile, the impetus for the Jewish state to respond to this crisis grows. So far, Israel's...
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Israel Celebration Needs More Participation On May 6, I attended the "Israel 59" celebration in Fairmount Park. It was a great setting, offered good parking, and the weather was beautiful. But the reason for my letter is that I was very disturbed by the small attendance level. I grew up in the Philadelphia area, worked booths for many of the...
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Israel Celebration Needs More Participation On May 6, I attended the "Israel 59" celebration in Fairmount Park. It was a great setting, offered good parking, and the weather was beautiful. But the reason for my letter is that I was very disturbed by the small attendance level. I grew up in the Philadelphia area, worked booths for many of the...
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By:
Michael Oren
Great wars in history eventually become great wars about history. Only a few years after the last soldier leaves the battlefield, accepted truths about the nature of a military conflict and the motivations for it invariably come under assault by revisionists and counter-revisionists whose vehemence can rival that of the original combatants. This again becomes the case with the 40th...
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