The personal attacks attempt to advance the narrative that Jews and Zionists cannot be progressive or stand up for social justice issues.24
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Walt’s efforts to show how the last ten years have proven him right would not pass muster in an introductory international relations course.5
We were two blocks from a synagogue. But we couldn’t attend. We were too poor
Israeli human rights organization Achvat Amim shares their collective resolutions for the coming year.4
While I was excited to see The Forward follow The New York Times in covering our Yiddish for Dogs program, it was disappointing that the author missed the point of the event—and, more importantly, seemed confused about the new Workmen’s Circle and what we’re about today. With that in mind, I suggest that we zitz (sit), shtai (stay), and update the narrative.
Absent a conscious effort by their families, today’s younger Jews do not have a real choice to strongly identify as Jews.
American Jews’ distancing from Israel is a trend that began long before Netanyahu came onto the scene.
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