Remembering a One-of-a-Kind Life Devoted to Jewish Education

April 28 2020

A lawyer, political scientist, newspaper columnist, and former adviser to New York City mayor John Lindsay, Marvin Schick—who died last week at the age of eighty-five—was best known for his lifelong devotion to the establishment and maintenance of Jewish educational institutions in both the U.S. and Israel. Menachem Butler reflects on Schick’s legacy:

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Netanyahu Details Hizballah’s War Crimes

At the UN General Assembly on Tuesday, the Israeli prime minister drew attention to Hizballah’s use of human shields, pointing out three locations where the Iran-backed terrorist group has constructed factories for the production of precision-guided missiles: two beneath multistory apartment buildings and one in an urban residential neighborhood in close proximity to gas installations. Such behavior not only exhibits reckless disregard for human life, but also violates international law. It is also a useful tactic, as Orde Kittrie explains:

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More about: Benjamin Netanyahu, Hizballah, Lebanon