Liberals were happy to hear President Obama come out swinging in favor of the Iran nuclear deal. But by blasting the neo-conservatives who led us into the Iraq war, did he strike the wrong chord with some Jews?
In 2005, a Haredi man stabbed marchers at Jerusalem’s Pride Parade. Ten years later, he did it again. Jay Michaelson writes that it’s time ultra-Orthodox leaders owned up to their hateful words.
Terrorists have taken advantage of the instability, and have made dramatic territorial gains in Syria and Iraq. They now threaten two minorities — Kurds and Druze.