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Opinion

Editorials from the Jewish Exponent, columns, blogs and a forum for kvetching n' kvelling.

Bullish on Birthright

Two years ago, Birthright Israel, the hugely successful free program that has brought half a million young people to the Jewish state for a...

Anti-Semitism in America Has Many Sources

By Steve Feldman, Lee Bender and Kevin Ross There seems to be a renewed interest in the timeless scourge of anti-Semitism and a new awareness...

Supporting Israel to Defeat Anti-Semitism at Georgetown

By Jason Langsner Georgetown University has fallen victim to three acts of anti-Semitism on campus in the few short weeks since the beginning of the...

Reader Letters: Disputes About Modesty and Balfour

Objections to Balfour The Balfour Declaration was not done, ipso facto, for the Jews (“Putting Balfour into Perspective,” Nov. 2). It was done as a...

Save Our Schools

Stepping into voting booths across southeastern Pennsylvania on Nov. 7, voters encountered ballots chock full of aspirants and incumbents in a host of municipal...

Putting Balfour into Perspective

This week I had the pleasure of serving my civic duty as a juror at Philadelphia’s Criminal Justice Center. Now, there’s nothing inherently Jewish...

Gerrymandering: Where Do We Stand?

Op-Ed Was On Target Thank you for printing such a balanced op-ed by Rabbi Moshe Brennan (“Maybe Modesty Is Exactly What Society Needs,” Oct. 26)....

The Plame Truth About Anti-Semitism in America

By Gary C. Gambill No one born into this world makes it very far without developing subconscious prejudices of one kind or another. These socially constructed...

Drawing Dershowitz

For decades, civil liberties lawyer and Harvard Law School professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz has been a riveting and sometimes polarizing public figure, speaking out...

Modesty Has Nothing to Do With It

In response to the Harvey Weinstein scandal and the flood of women coming forward to participate in the #MeToo social media campaign, there have...