American Jews developed their unique brand of Judaism in an environment that viewed religion as compatible with pluralism, civil rights and democracy.
Performative activism is not the only way to advocate for Israel’s improvement.
“I’m standing for principles whether I win or lose,” Soros said. But, “unfortunately, I’m losing too much in too many places right now.”
Refusing to engage with the complexities of life in Israel is a betrayal of both liberalism and Zionism.
Progressive American Jews should not have to bear the burden of Israel’s politics.
To be a “liberal Zionist” in the United States is to lead a lonely existence.
When I was aboard the Trump Train, I accused Sarah Silverman of caring more about Illegals than American Veterans. To my surprise, she replied.
They said Pompeo had as a congressman been shown to “harbor animus towards American Muslims.”
In the preachy, Jew-shaming that has become all the rage these days, the Jewish left has shown itself to be the opposite of what it claims to be.
The debate on Wonder Woman’s “Whiteness” reveals flaws in the urrent progressive discourse on privilege and discrimination.