Category: Current Commentry

A TENACITY TO LIVE

December 31st, 2014
A little personal story Background… My life, starting at the ripe age of 15, when I joined the Underground to liberate Israel from British occupation, was so full of challenging events that a month seemed like a year, a year seemed like a lifet… 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 »

IF I AM NOT FOR MYSELF, WHO WILL BE?

August 9th, 2013
As Jews we must focus on our own needs I would like to write today on three closely related subjects: the concentration of modern Judaism on improving the external world instead of Jewish causes, the unreasonable fighting between different… more »

IF I AM NOT FOR MYSELF, WHO WILL BE?

August 9th, 2013
As Jews we must focus on our own needs I would like to write today on three closely related subjects: the concentration of modern Judaism on improving the external world instead of Jewish causes, the unreasonable fighting between different… more »

US POLITICS HELPED INDUCE EGYPTIAN UPHEAVAL

July 16th, 2013
I was stunned and outraged, how could he do it when I was so far away from him? But the trunk of the largest elephant in the world was extremely long, and he stole my sandwich right off my hands. That is, as a 5 years old, my interest, admiration, and f… more »

Are the Palestinians Israel's Enemies?

June 14th, 2013
ARE THE PALESTINIANS ISRAEL’S ENEMIES? To understand the Israeli/Palestinian “conflict” we need to take a longer view. It is amazing, in her 1975 autobiography, Prime Mminister Golda Meir still did not yet fully understand the Arabs and es… more »