Opinion

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Bewildering Border Blunder

It is often difficult to follow the logic of a political decision ...

The Audacity of Israel’s Armchair Critics

Since Oct. 7, the international community has been in a race to add new meaning to the word "chutzpah."

Real Peace Involves Hard Decisions

In June 2019, I attended the Bahrain Peace to Prosperity Workshop ...

Why the Conservative Movement Is Changing Our Approach to Interfaith Marriage

At the recent convening of Conservative/Masorti movement leaders ...

Holocaust Inversion and the Meaning of Genocide

Words sometimes lose their meaning over time. ...
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Letters: No Labels, Death Toll

I am appalled that The Jewish Exponent would write ...

UNRWA on the Ropes

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency ...

Executive Order on Settler Violence

On Feb. 2, President Joe Biden signed an executive order ...

American Jews Must Go Populist

It is often believed that antisemitism is essentially an elite phenomenon.

When Elie Wiesel Came to My Summer Camp, and What He Taught Me About...

It was August 1966, the summer before my senior year of high school ...