Thursday, November 27, 2014 Kislev 5, 5775

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David A. Harris
In the wake of the recent war with Hezbollah, Israel is going through a difficult but necessary process of self-examination. The questions are many, as are the lessons to be learned. But if American Jews do nothing more than follow the process in Israel with interest, they are losing an essential opportunity to learn a lesson of their own. The...
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Republican Ad Politicizes U.S.-Israel Alliance The National Jewish Democratic Council calls on Jewish newspapers across the country not to publish a Republican Jewish Coalition ad that includes factual inaccuracies amidst a desperate attempt by Republicans to politicize the U.S.-Israel relationship. The ad appeared on Page 6 of the Aug. 17 Jewish Exponent. First, the ad includes a high-profile quote from...
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The process by which troops have been recruited to serve in the U.N. peacekeeping force in Lebanon has been a dismaying spectacle for those actually interested in peace. But as much as it may portend the utter futility of that force's activity, it is also highly instructive about the future of other international initiatives aimed at preventing a nuclear Iran...
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The latest chapter of the ongoing saga of the federal prosecution of two men who were formerly key analysts working for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee involved a ruling earlier this month by a federal judge that allowed the case against them to go forward, and even raised the specter that they might be considered "foreign agents." Like much...
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Media Cl​ippings
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The German Problem. You could say, without exaggeration, that it was the animating force of 20th-century history. (The only other element to exert as much influence was the Russian Revolution, which was tied to the German problem in its way.) Germany's particular "complex" got a new reading recently in a book review published in the June 19 issue of The...
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