Mechinot: Country Clubs for the Soul

Mechinot: Country Clubs for the Soul Essentially, the Israeli army, with the Education Ministry, offers high school graduates a gift of a year or so to mature. The Jerusalem Post August 28, 2018 Mechinot: Country Clubs for the Soul Essentially, the Israeli army, with the Education Ministry, offers high school graduates a gift of a […]

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To My Anguished Israeli Arab Friends

To My Anguished Israeli Arab Friends Nevertheless, please, read the law. I just reread it – and reject this sky-is-falling language. Democracy worked: The bill is better balanced… The Jerusalem Post August 14, 2018 To My Anguished Israeli Arab Friends Nevertheless, please, read the law. I just reread it – and reject this sky-is-falling language. […]

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Palestinians Need a Nelson Mandela

Palestinians Need a Nelson Mandela Comparing Zionism to apartheid is not just offensive, but stupid, like comparing Americanism or Palestinianism to Nazism. The Jerusalem Post July 24, 2018 Palestinians Need a Nelson Mandela Comparing Zionism to apartheid is not just offensive, but stupid, like comparing Americanism or Palestinianism to Nazism. V isiting South Africa confirms […]

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Why Tikkun Olam Can’t Fix American Judaism

Why Tikkun Olam Can’t Fix American Judaism Jews are embracing a version of liberalism that jeopardizes the community’s future… Jewish Journal July 18, 2018 Why Tikkun Olam Can’t Fix American Judaism T his past spring, Rabbi David Wolpe dared to banish politics from his pulpit. The denunciations in these pages of his principled stand again revealed […]

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