While America Dithers, Iran Moves Closer to Obtaining a Nuclear Weapon

Oct. 20 2021

In yesterday’s edition of Israel’s staunchly left-wing paper Haaretz, the daily cartoon by Amos Biderman showed President Biden waiting patiently at a negotiating table, while a black-turbaned ayatollah affixes a warhead to the top of a ballistic missile and says “I’ll be right there.” Simon Henderson makes a similar point about the stalled negotiations to resurrect the 2015 nuclear deal:

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“I Had the Good Fortune to Be a Jew Born and Raised in the USA”

Nov. 26 2021

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who served on the Supreme Court since 1993, died on Friday at the age of eighty-seven. Among much else, Ginsburg was one of the most prominent Jews in American public life. Herewith, her remarks at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in 2004 on the occasion of Yom Hashoah:

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More about: American Jewry, Supreme Court, Theodor Herzl, Yom Hashoah