Rep. Andy Levin

In this interview with Jewish Insider, U.S. Representative from Michigan Andy Levin describes how his Judaism informs his views: https://jewishinsider.com/2021/03/andy-levin-michigan-antisemitism-judaism/. He says we “can’t win the battle against antisemitism unless...

Albert Einstein

In 1948, prior to the creation of the State of Israel, Albert Einstein was solicited by the Stern Gang to raise money and support for its terrorism against the British and the Palestinians. He would have no part of it, as he writes in this pointed letter....
Gabor Maté and Justifying Violence

Gabor Maté and Justifying Violence

In his book, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction, Dr.Gabor Maté writes that “no society can understand itself without looking at its shadow side.” Hungarian-Canadian physician Gabor Maté is a Holocaust survivor, addiction expert, speake,r...

The latest Israel-Palestine crisis

With the latest round of violence, people, from MS-NBC reporter Ali Velshi to comedian John Oliver, are speaking out, including more Jewish voices calling for an end to the mistreatment of Palestinian families. As published in the Jewish Telegraph Agency, a trusted...

Jews Should Understand

Jewish journalist Peter Beinart speaks on the irony of claiming that Jews have a right to return after 2,000 years but that Palestinian families who still have the keys to their homes don’t. Writing in the NY Times, Beinart says, “the Israeli government...

An Ultra-Orthodox Point of View

Writing Ultra-Orthodox Jews Draw the Line in Tikkun Daily, Ronnie Barkan and Joshua Tartakovsky present a truly Jewish perspective: https://www.tikkun.org/tikkundaily/2014/04/04/ultra-orthodox-jews-draw-the-line/ Barkan is a longtime Jewish Israeli activist and math...