By Sergio DellaPergola
Bigger Population Estimate Means Wider Definition of Jewishness
If the United States had 6.7 million holders of a doctorate, and 1 million of these hold a doctorate partly, how many Ph.D.s are there in America? Or, to use another analogy, what’s the meaning of a partly democratic government, or of being partly pregnant? Few among the leading intellectuals in this country will object…
Avigdor Lieberman’s Bright Idea
Avigdor Lieberman’s electoral success has been a cause of alarm in Israel and abroad. Lieberman’s critics are justifiably concerned by his often inflammatory rhetoric, as well as his demand that the right to vote be made contingent upon citizens taking a loyalty oath — a policy totally unacceptable in a democratic society. One of Lieberman’s…
‘Whose religious freedom?’: Scenes from a Jewish rally for abortion rights
99 years ago, she was born on the Lower East Side (and she still remembers everything)
Is Elon Musk Jewish?
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Look beyond the Buffalo murders. The extremists’ ideology is mainstream on the right.