Category: Current Commentry


November 14th, 2013
On May 2006, I wrote that the Iranians would not stop their nuclear bomb program unless a united world would force them to do so. What I wrote originally was: “Short of a military attack on Iran’s nuclear installations Iran would not stop their nuclear… more »

Double Standard

November 8th, 2013
People who support President Obama justify his inability to influence Congress as the fault of the rigidity, single-mindedness and the unbending demands of the Republicans. However, these same people ignore the Palestinians’ rigidity, single-m… more »

What a Chutzpah!

October 3rd, 2013
Friends, I was born and raised in Israel. I fought in the Lechi underground against the British occupation starting at age 15 and served for 4 years until Israel independence. I was a political prisoner twice, escaped once. I was a founding member o… more »


September 6th, 2013
We have so much human misery throughout the world; we certainly do not need to add to that the immense suffering that wars inflict on combatants and civilians too. I deeply hate wars and I spent many years trying to reduce human suffering. Nevertheless,… more »

MLK- 50 years ago

August 29th, 2013
Fifty years ago we listen with owe, respect and admiration to the powerful words of Dr. Martin Luther King about the plight of the African American people. As Jews, we were supportive of that fight for human freedom and dignity. Many Jews participat… more »