Mijal Bitton

Opinion | Many Jews of color and diverse Jews are politically conservative

By Mijal Bitton | JTA After Joe Biden won the presidency, my liberal friends were aghast that over 70 million Americans voted for Trump. My Syrian,...
Joe Biden

Opinion | On healing and whole stones

By Rabbi Avi S. Olitzky There are so many layers to a transition of power. The rabbis teach us that the reason we do not...

Letters to the editor: Nov. 27

Terrible for the country You like Joe Biden for president (“Jewish Baltimore reacts to presidential election,” Nov. 13). Consider this: He wants a two-state solution...

Georgia on our mind

With control of the U.S. Senate hanging in the balance, the two runoff elections scheduled to take place in Georgia on Jan. 5 are,...

Biden’s Middle East challenges

President-elect Joe Biden recognizes the shared values between the U.S. and Israel, understands the benefits of the close relationship and supports Israel’s strategic and...
Rabbi Andy Gordon

Parshat Vayetzei | Conquering fear, following dreams

By Rabbi Andy Gordon Jacob is on the run! His brother Esau is furious because Jacob stole his blessing. Jacob grabs his staff and flees...
Thanksgiving table

Opinion | We need Thanksgiving more than ever this year

By Daniel Treiman | JTA Americans are in desperate need of some common ground. That’s why, this year, Thanksgiving isn’t coming a day too soon. No...
Danny Danon

Opinion | The president-elect must heed history when managing Iran

By Danny Danon | JNS One of the most crucial issues on the table for the Middle East is Iran. It is very likely that...

Parshat Toldot: Isaac’s do-over adds justice to Abraham’s love

By Rabbi Alana Suskin A number of people are credited with the saying, “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over...

Letters to the editor: Nov. 20, 2020

Trump trumps Biden In response to the editorial, “A time for healing” (Nov. 13): Joe Biden and Donald Trump are different in many ways. Biden...