Understanding Anger, and Its Antidote

Considering a recent book, written by a scholar of medieval history, on the evolution of attitudes toward anger, Shalom Carmy examines Moses Maimonides’ prescriptions about to how handle this powerful emotion:

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More about: Aristotle, Ethics, Judaism, Morality, Moses Maimonides

 

The UK’s Ban on Hamas Is a Belated Step in the Right Direction

Nov. 29 2021

Twenty years after Britain outlawed Hamas’s military wing, the home secretary, Priti Patel, has decided to proscribe the entire organization. Stephen Daisley applauds this decision, but observes that London does not yet seem to recognize the dangers of what Hamas represents:

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More about: Hamas, Palestinian Authority, Palestinian terror, United Kingdom