Rabbis on secret visit to Muslim country

A delegation of the Conference of European Rabbis, rabbis from Israel, and heads of Jewish organizations visited Tunisia last weekend. The rabbis were invited by the Tunisian government to strengthen the Jewish community, the Rabbi of Tunisia Rabbi H [Read story...]

May the fourth be with you on this a Star Warsa Day

May the Fourth, as in “May the Fourth Be With You” has become a day to celebrate all things “Star Wars,” especially following the 2015 revival of the series with “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” The official “Star Wars” website says “May the Fourth” r [Read story...]

Senseless wars

'Arab Spring' was always a misnomer, an oversimplified reading of Western meddling in the Middle East, of the political ingredients that engendered these uprisings and of the expectations about their outcome. These uprisings did not erupt as [Read story...]