Op-Ed

Jerusalem Travelogue Omits a Few Key Details

No journalist would consider it appropriate to be even-handed in describing the murder of hundreds of thousands and the displacement of several million in...

Is Involveme​nt Far Too Pricey? Maybe It Should Begin by Being Free!

  Did you ever get a free sample of an energy drink or skin cream that you previously never tried, and now purchase regularly? How...
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Seven Days or Eight? Americans Adopt an Israeli Custom

 Why is April 3 different from all other nights? On this night, Conservative, Orthodox and some Reconstructionist Jews outside Israel will sit down to...
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Specter of Immigration Debate Comes Back to Haunt Bush

During the first week of September 2001, President George W. Bush welcomed his Mexican counterpart, Vicente Fox, to the White House for a state...
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What They Are Saying: New Course on College Campuses: Anti-Semitism 101

Author and radio talk-show host Dennis Prager writes in the Los Angeles Times (www.latimes. com) on Oct. 9 that a status symbol in Jewish...

Spreading Zionism Where it Matters

By Karma Feinstein-Cohen In the days immediately preceding Passover, the leaders of a pro-Israel organization traveled from Israel and Canada to Indiana to meet with...
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Editorial | Repeal the Parking Tax

One of the strange consequences of the recent changes in U.S. tax law is the imposition of an obligation to pay taxes on otherwise...

Stretching the Boundaries of Orthodoxy

On Friday, July 13, Lechu Neranena will celebrate its first anniversary of conducting monthly Friday night services. This Orthodox minyan in Bala Cynwyd is...
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‘We Cannot Wait for the Palestinians Forever’

The following is excerpted from Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on May 24. For the...
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Get Out Your Crystal Ball!

Did you enjoy 5767? For Jews around the world, it was the usual assortment of bad -- and even worse -- news. Of course,...