“Our sin was to have whitewashed the Crown Heights pogrom of 1991 and lavished its instigator Al Sharpton with respectability.”
Deterrence, appropriate punishments, and self-defense.
How Jewish was the creator of the Great American Songbook?
From malicious press coverage to statements by Mayor Bloomberg to low-grade violence.
From Barry Goldwater’s second cousin to the Park Slope Jewish center.
And it’s a very present threat, on both sides of the Atlantic.
Some back-of-the-envelope sociology of American Jewry.
If Donald Trump hates Jews, he has a funny way of showing it.
This, the Jews can control.
In the U.S., Jews, too, have absorbed Protestant individualism.
Even after taking the Orthodox out of the picture.
From liberal Zionism to drawing donors away from federations.
Better than giving $70,000 a year to an institution where anti-Zionism flourishes.
What Jerome Robbins learned.