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Media Clippings: Calling All Doctors: Why the Scalpel?

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Why have so many Jews been drawn to the study of medicine, far out of proportion to their numbers? Why have so many achieved...
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What They Are Saying: New Course on College Campuses: Anti-Semitism 101

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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...
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Religious Tests and the Court

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One of the oddest things about the recent debates about the qualifications of Supreme Court nominees is the way that some of us have...

Letters Week of Oct. 12, 2005

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Understanding the Need for a Policy of Defense Thank you for Jonathan Tobin's column about how foolish and dangerous it is to apologize for...

Facing Up to Terror; The Politics of Principle

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Facing Up to Terror President Bush's speech last week on the war on terror has garnered criticism for his insistence that the triumph of democracy...

Shtetl’s Long Gone: Pump Some New Life Into an Old System

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Like waiting for the Messiah, Israelis have been waiting for many years for the coming of the political "Big Bang" and a new beginning....
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What They Are Saying: ‘Fair and Balanced.’ Let’s Define These Words in News-Speak, Please.

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Think-tank scholar Frank J. Gaffney Jr. writes on FrontPageMagazine.com on Sept. 30 about Fox News' Saudi prince: "With surprisingly little media attention, Saudi Arabia has...

Media Clippings: Effortlessly Argued

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Louis Zukofsky. It's a name that, most likely, doesn't ring bells, even for those who consider themselves well read. These days, he's known, according...