Jonah Cohen

Opinion | Washington State’s ‘Native Education’ curriculum attacks Israel

By Jonah Cohen Public school officials in the state of Washington have inserted the Israeli-Palestinian conflict into mandatory fifth-grade lessons on Native American history. Children as...

Opinion | Hello Darkness

By Sanford D. Greenberg “Well, son, you are going to be blind tomorrow.” It was a strange thing to hear someone say. Strange that he should...
Israel Defense Forces Lt. Col. (res) Maurice Hirsch

Opinion | When will Mahmoud Abbas step down?

By Lt. Col. (Res) Maurice Hirsch The sun has set on the dictatorship of Mahmoud Abbas, and it is now just a matter of time...
Rabbi Chai Posner

Parshat Matot–Masei: Stops along the journey

By Rabbi Chai Posner The Torah portions of Matot and Masei bring the fourth book of the Torah, Bamidbar, to a close. Bamidbar, literally “in...
Mo Goldman

Opinion | 9 years later, DACA is not enough

By Mo Goldman On June 15, 2012, I was attending the American Immigration Lawyers Association conference when President Barack Obama made an announcement that was...

Letters to the editor: July 9

The other side of donor-advised funds I was disappointed to read your editorial “Don’t mess with donor-advised funds” (June 25). As the holder of a...

Sadness in Surfside

The enormity of the tragic loss of lives and property in the haunting collapse of the 13-story Champlain Towers South condominium in Surfside, Fla.,...

Ilhan Omar is a blight on the Democratic Party

We have had enough of the self-righteous, ill-informed and antisemitic rhetoric of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.). Democratic leadership in Congress needs to take meaningful...

The uncertain future of the Jewish Council for Public Affairs

For almost 80 years, the Jewish Council for Public Affairs (JCPA) has been an independent community relations umbrella organization committed to the development of...

Reuven Rivlin: Honor and dignity in office

As Israel’s 10th president, Reuven Rivlin operated with a steady and comforting hand. So it is with sadness that we prepare for him to...