Explaining the Death of Jewish Theology

Jan. 16 2015

A half-century ago, American Jewry boasted a number of creative and sophisticated theologians. There are no such figures today. Reflecting on the impact of certain theologians on their own work, Shai Held and Meir Soloveichik attempt to explain why American Jews today seem averse to theology altogether.

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More about: Abraham Joshua Heschel, Joseph B. Soloveitchik, Judaism, Religion & Holidays, Theology, University

Hamas and Hizballah Won’t Give Up Their Radical Goals for Economic Benefits

June 18 2021

In his first interview after leaving office, the former head of the Mossad, Yossi Cohen, admitted that he had erred in believing that Israel could come to some sort of accord with Hamas. In his own words:

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More about: Gaza Strip, Hamas, Hizballah, Iran, Mossad