Schumer, Hagel, and Obama’s ‘Good Jews’
The New York senator even merited some gentle ribbing by his friends ... Hezbollah and Iran), Chuck Schumer — in the role of wise counsel for all Jewish-Americans — announced he was “convinced” Hagel had changed his noxious opinions.
MCDOWELL: The Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, is upon us
My last few columns have had to do with Ramadan and Islamic faith practices and, as I mentioned in a previous column, today marks the end of their month-long period of fasting and the start of Eid al-Fitr, or breaking of the fast, holidays. It might ...
African kids in Tel Aviv: They'll do to us what they did to Jews in Germany
I accompanied a group of asylum-seeking children to their homes tonight, as we always do on the days of protests with potential ... They asked if he was Jewish and if he would have saved all the children. One girl asked me: “What’s the opposite of ...
Morocco: Activists Break Fast in Public, Receive Punishment
The Mohammedia protesters want the abolishment of a Moroccan law that punishes every Muslim openly breaking the fast of Ramadan, before the iftar meal which marks the end of the ... the law does not punish those who do not pray every time or those who ...
Zimmerman is Not Guilty — What About the Media?
The sad fact is that while African Americans make up only about 12 or 13 percent of the population, and young black men considerably less than that, they commit a disproportionate amount of crime ... nothing more painful to me at this stage in my ...