Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Tishri 6, 5775

Cheney's AIPAC Reception Misreported by JTA The Jewish Telegraph Agency report by Ron Kampeas (Cover Story: "Cheney's Iraq Pitch Garners Few Plaudits," March 15) misses the mark in describing the reception to the vice president's ideas at the recent AIPAC conference. I was a delegate at the conference, and Cheney received applause throughout his speech linking success in Iraq to...
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It's one thing to talk about making Jewish education a priority, but it's quite another to actually do something about it. While there has been a good deal of lip service paid to this goal in our community in recent years, it must be recognized that attorney Leonard Barrack and his family foundation have now actually done something for the...
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Advocacy Corner
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Asaf Romirowsky
"Israeli Apartheid Weeks" are becoming an accepted norm on many college campuses across the nation, during which a series of events staged by anti-Israel activists are held and the Jewish state is equated with the racist regime of apartheid-era South Africa. Moreover, awareness weeks devoted to Islam are also held in order to "educate" the campus. The problem is that...
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Media Clippings
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In the ongoing saga of how magazines are dealing with the Internet challenge, Time, the 84-year-old stalwart, has weighed in with how it will try to keep readers and attract others away from the Web. According to an article in the March 12 New York Times business section, Time is assuming a new look. What this amounts to, wrote reporter...
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Media Clippings
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Magazines are having to rethink themselves in all sorts of drastic ways due to Internet dominance, but I never thought that would happen to The New Republic, which has been a fixture in my reading life for more than 40 years. But according to two New York Times articles -- one on the arts pages, the other in the business...
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