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Jul 12, 2018, 6:33 PM
Brett Kavanaugh – Supreme Court Appointee
As most of you know, President Trump has nominated Brett Kavanaugh to replace the retiring Anthony Kennedy as associate justice of the Supreme Court. As most of you also know, Mr. Trump's nomination is required to be approved by...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Jul 9, 2018, 11:53 PM
On the futility and immorality of Civil Law
Jewish religious Law agrees that we should obey Civil Law (unless it's immoral, like Nazi law) because, without any government, people would eat each other alive. Generally, some law is better than no law. (Some argue that in the Jewish...
Jul 9, 2018, 1:21 AM
Justice Kennedy and a Kosher Court
By: Rabbi Mitchell Rocklin and Howard Slugh Following Justice Kennedy’s retirement from the Supreme Court, the continued viability of Roe v. Wade has dominated the headlines. American Jews are overwhelmingly pro-choice, and many if not most want the courts to...
Yehuda L. Oppenheimer
Jul 8, 2018, 2:56 PM
Is Roe v Wade really about abortions? The Supreme Court and the Three Weeks
By the time you read this essay, we will all know the name of President Trump’s second Supreme Court pick. One thing, however, we already know with absolute certainty. The person, whoever they will be, will be strenuously opposed...
Jun 30, 2018, 9:50 PM
The Decline of Civility and Respect
I don't know about you, but I am very disturbed by a certain trend in America, particularly with respect to politics. Americans have always thrived on having a healthy discourse among themselves with respect to political issues. Often, we...
Dana Janine Diamond
Jun 28, 2018, 4:03 PM
America’s Farewell to Judeo
I conducted research on this since the election. A lot of people voted for Trump because they wanted Gorsuch, because their Christian religion values embryos equally or even over actual human life. This is not true in the Jewish...
Olga I. Deutsch
May 25, 2018, 10:58 AM
Ireland's double standard on foreign meddling
How strange that the Irish fund left-wing Israeli NGOs, but prohibit foreigners weighing in on the abortion debate
May 15, 2018, 6:24 PM
What if a President Hillary had recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital?
From the endless stream of press releases emerging from the headquarters of liberal and progressive Jewish organizations, not to mention the high and low dudgeon of a cash-starved, forever-schnorring leftwing weekly The Forward, one can easily conclude that the...
Dana Janine Diamond
Apr 6, 2018, 9:18 AM
A New Tribe
Well, either Evangelical Christians believe, as this research demonstrates, that Trump was anointed by God, which is more cult voodoo than actual Christianity...or, they easily identify with sexual predators. 78% of Evangelicals STILL support Trump, only down 2% from the...
Mar 29, 2018, 9:24 PM
A Pesach Handmaid’s Tale: Freedom To vs. Freedom From
"There is more than one kind of freedom," says Aunt Lydia in Margaret Atwood's dystopian novel, "The Handmaid's Tale," recently brought to life in an award-winning miniseries; "freedom to and freedom from. In the days of anarchy, it was...