Two Religions and Two Responses to Bigoted Cartoons

On Monday, protestors gathered in front of the offices of the New York Times after the paper’s international edition published a cartoon depicting the Israeli prime minister as a dog leading a blind and kippah-clad President Trump by his leash. Ruthie Blum comments:

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More about: Anti-Semitism, Charlie Hebdo, Jihadism, New York Times

Thoughts on Yitzhak Rabin’s Assassination, a Quarter-Century On

On the Jewish calendar, today is the 25th anniversary of Prime Minister Yitzḥak Rabin’s assassination at the hands of a fellow Jewish Israeli. Rabin, after a long and impressive career in the military and in politics, had not long beforehand signed the Oslo Accords, and was murdered by a zealous opponent of that decision. Reflecting on the occasion, David Horovitz writes:

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More about: Israeli politics, Oslo Accords, Yitzhak Rabin