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Feb 18, 2019, 10:33 PM
The state of public schools
I had the great privilege of attending the State of Union address by President Trump in Washington DC as the guest of my Congresswoman, Liz Cheney. I came to our nations Capital to talk with Senator Mike Enzi about...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Feb 16, 2019, 11:41 PM
There is no Bricks-it, Trump is still winning
The first US Spending Bill of 2019 is supposed to be a compromise and is sold as such. Not so fast. It more looks like a victory for Trump. With the Republicans complaining about it to pretend that they...
Caroline Goldberg Igra
Feb 16, 2019, 4:48 PM
The nauseating attraction to Mussolini’s legacy
MAGA We all know what those initials stand for. Some of us aren't willing to say the full phrase out loud, many of us can't stomach the individual who spouts it at any given opportunity, but most of us don't...
Feb 16, 2019, 9:55 AM
President Trump Signs Border Deal, Declares National Emergency
With respect to the Border Deal, most of you are aware of the headline, as stated above, but, when it comes to evaluating the deal, remember, "the devil is in the details." Almost everyone is happy that Congress was...
Feb 14, 2019, 8:33 PM
Square Peg, Round Jew
Donald Trump has put me in a pickle again. The president’s most recent State of the Union address, which offered a full throated condemnation of anti-Semitism and support for Israel, was a fantastic moment for me as an American Jew....
Feb 14, 2019, 1:14 AM
Gun Control For A Border Wall
If politicians do not reach an agreement regarding security along the US-Mexican border, another government shutdown could be on the horizon. I am neither a Republican nor a Trump supporter but the idea that physical barriers would reduce the trafficking...
Feb 13, 2019, 4:44 PM
Dan Coats doesn’t ‘believe’ Iran is developing a bomb?
The US intel director's choice of wording in his Capitol Hill testimony speaks volumes about his dubious assessment
Feb 12, 2019, 9:31 PM
Trump’s Premature Pronouncements
The erratic and bombastic Donald Trump pulls one surprise after another from his bag of tricks. In December, the US president announced that the United States, having defeated the Islamic State organization, would unilaterally withdraw its contingent of 2,000 troops...
Feb 11, 2019, 7:44 PM
How BDS Comes to a Level Minded University
Last October I took a trip to my old alma mater, California State University Long Beach. Like the state itself, Cal State Long Beach embodies the stereotypical relaxed and laid back atmosphere that Southern Californians are so proud of...
Moshe-Mordechai van Zuiden
Feb 10, 2019, 10:29 PM
Would Trump win in Israeli elections?
Trump will simply resign when forced to present his tax returns declaring that the fun has been taken out of the job. And he will move to Israel to escape prosecution for a whole slew of crimes. There...