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Don't go, Joe!

By now, we are all pretty familiar with Pastor John Hagee and his quote-on-quote “pro-Israel” outfit Christians United for Israel (CUFI). Hagee had been a big endorser of Republican presidential candidate John McCain until audiotape surfaced last week of Hagee…

Petty cruelty vies with stupidity

Its good to know that with all of Ehud Olmert’s corruption troubles and shaky political future, his government still has the time and energy for the petty cruelties of the occupation. As the New York Times reports today: The American…

For Lovers of Radical Jewish History

Jewish Currents magazine*, the 62 year old, (formerly Communist), now secular, progressive magazine, has recently started putting its archives up on the web. You can check it out here and find out what Israel and the Black Panthers have to…

Get Bent

Let me get this straight-ish. Israel Gutman of Jerusalem’s Yad Vashem Institute is annoyed that a memorial monument to a group that suffered in the Holocaust isn’t appropriate because… it implies that they suffered as much as the Jews? I…

Predictions Thread: The Jerusalem Envelope

Ever since Long Island businessman Morris Talansky’s testimony that he gave Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert more than $150,000 cash in envelopes, it looks like Olmert’s days are numbered. But what’s the number? You decide. In the comments, post your…