The Orthodox Jewish view is not pro-life, but not at all pro-choice either, as current federal law governs abortion.
Trump’s budget dishonors the Passover tradition, which begins with the proclamation: “Let all who are hungry come and eat.”
Over the course of the campaigns for the Republican nomination and the presidency, the Trump campaign and its surrogates sent signals to the “alt-right” indicating the two camps were more closely aligned both ideologically and logistically than any other national campaign had ever been. Whether it was Trump’s own Twitter account posting an anti-Semitic tweet about Hillary Clinton with an image first found on an “alt-right” message board, or his son Donald Trump Jr.’s many dalliances with the “alt-right,” there were danger signs that many both on the left and the right could not ignore.
Time after time, Trump denies the truth those paying attention have seen is unquestionably true. He did that most recently with his reaction to the chemical attack in Syria.
For this pro-choice feminist Jew, infertility provoked an internal conflict.
Wallkill Senior High School in upstate New York disinvited the author of “Killed Cartoons: Casualties From The War On Free Expression” from speaking to students.
In one arena Trump has been decisive, methodical and thorough to a degree that’s utterly out of character. That arena is climate change.
Early on in his almost fifty-year reign, Zhu Yijun removed himself entirely from court life following a series of disputes between him and the officials of the imperial bureaucracy.
The fight for women’s dignity — their rights to equal pay for equal work and quest to be seen as people and not as objects — is a just one. But fomenting the myth that it’s a fight that, with sheer determination and spunk, can actually be won will only cause disillusionment.
The concrete value of Jon Ossoff winning in Georgia is limited; adding his seat to the Democratic column in the House just means being a fractionally larger minority. The symbolic value, however, is vast.
Jimmy Breslin got off his ass and slogged to funerals and accident sites and crime scenes behind the yellow tape (and plenty of dive bars) to piss off the privileged and champion the unfortunate, relentlessly attacking the former and lifting up the latter.
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