Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Iyyar 16, 5776

Are Bernie Sanders and his supporters ready for a tidal wave of inquiry, misdirection and character assassination that is likely to develop about his Jewishness?
A Recipe for Inclusion Elise McAfoos rants about non-kosher recipes (“Recipe For Disaster,” Jan. 21) and complains that the “premier Jewish news resource should be setting its standards to represent ALL Jews in our community.” I do not keep kosher, almost every Jew I know or am related to does not keep kosher, so to imply that only Jews who...
Anya Friedman Hutter
President Barack Obama, former President George W. Bush, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Rabbi Rick Jacobs, president of the Union for Reform Judaism all have one thing in common: a firm commitment to the future of Israel.
Nathan Moskowitz
Whether they are successful or not, other academic networks seeking to exclude Israeli academics from their associations, such as the American Studies Association, the American Anthropological Association and others, aim to delegitimize and marginalize Israeli scholars.
In his speech, President Barack Obama highlighted that the Holocaust’s first and foremost goal was the genocidal elimination of the Jews. But without watering down that message, he also spoke of the Holocaust’s universal lesson.