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Look who's coming to Connecticut

April 11th, 2012 | by JLedger

By N. Richard Greenfield, Publisher ~ No need to look too far a-field for signs of the Muslim Brotherhood in the world. We hear everyday of its activism and violence in Mahgreb, Egypt and Syria, and we ... Read More


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Mike Wallace: A Dissent

April 11th, 2012 | by JLedger

By Eric Rozenman ~   (Editor’s note–Mike Wallace of CBS and “60 Minutes” passed away this week. He was well regarded in his industry. Though born Jewish in Brookline, Mass., Wallace showed very little affinity for ... Read More


Op-Ed Columns

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Tom Friedman’s skewed vision of non-violence

April 11th, 2012 | by JLedger

By Ed Koch In an April 4th New York Times op-ed article, Tom Friedman endorsed what he designated to be “non-violent resistance by Palestinians” against Israel. He added that Palestinians need to “accompany every boycott, hunger ... Read More


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It’s not road rage, it’s terrorism

April 11th, 2012 | by JLedger

By Daniel Pipes ~ On Feb. 25, 1994, Baruch Goldstein, an Israeli doctor of American origin, went to the mosque at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron, and murdered twenty-nine Muslims with an automatic weapon ... Read More


Op-Ed Columns

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The Legacy of Passover: America and Israel

April 4th, 2012 | by JLedger

By Yoram Ettinger ~ Passover, and especially the legacy of Moses and the Exodus, has been part of the American story since the seventeenth century, inspiring the American pursuit of liberty, justice and morality. The special ... Read More


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Seizing the Lull

March 28th, 2012 | by JLedger

By Rabbi Avi Shafran ~ A memory from when I was a teen remains vivid. A middle-aged fellow had come to shul one Thursday morning because he had yahrtzeit. The shul hosted a mixture of Jews, ... Read More


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Scholarship and Anti-Semitism at Yale

March 28th, 2012 | by JLedger

By Ben Cohen ~ Almost a year has passed since Yale University shuttered the five-year-old Yale Interdisciplinary Initiative for the Study of Anti-Semitism, known by the unwieldy acronym “YIISA,” and replaced it with the Yale Program ... Read More


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