We’re used to hearing that Israel is being marginalized at the United Nations. But Joseph Potasnik says Israel is making important progress at the international body.
Cartoonist Eli Valley says that Bernie Madoff didn’t betray ‘the Jews’ — he betrayed human beings of all religious and ethnic backgrounds.
Bernie Madoff is not a victim, but he is a scapegoat. It’s easier to blame one thief than to wrap our minds around a corrupt system of hyper-capitalism, writes Jay Michaelson.
Netanyahu is building settlement homes in Har Homa, a Jerusalem ‘suburb.’ But Emily Hauser says it isn’t even part of Jerusalem — it’s just a way to stall peace.
What is the lesson of the story that a Jewish passenger skipped doomed Malaysia Airlines flight on Shabbat? Nothing, says Eliyahu Fink, if we take our precepts seriously.