By Shlomo Cohen
Message from an Israeli Jew: Please don’t re-elect Trump
I have a simple message for Americans: Please don’t reelect Donald Trump. But first, an apology: I am not an American. I am an Israeli, a Jew, a Zionist, a father and a grandfather. In my twenties, I spent six years in the U.S., studying, teaching and working, but I was born and grew up…
An Impatient and Uninformed Electorate Dooms America To Repeat History
Those who don’t learn from history, as the saying goes, are doomed to repeat it. This is not just a cliché, as evidenced by the election of Donald Trump. It has happened so many times in history: A nation encounters difficulties, economic woes, wars, demographic changes, usually brought about by an incompetent or misguided leadership….
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