Tonight begins the eight-day festival of Chanukah. And its message seems especially important – especially relevant – this year.
We know about the
A powerful symbol: the reaching up of hands. It means so many things. I reflect on this, as I begin a new posting:
The time for politically correct obfuscation is past. There is no room for pretending we don’t see:
The issues are simply too important
It did not have to be this way, but it is. Israel is headed to the third election in less than a year.
Just a brief message before I tell you WHAT doesn’t exist:
Those of you who read my postings regularly may have a sense
It’s natural for us to want to close our eyes to much that is going on the world today. Yet I would suggest
It has been maddening – nothing less. There has been no solid ground in the political sphere. And so I begin today with
It is terribly sad. And more still, infuriating.
How did we get to this place?
Last Thursday, November 21, Attorney General Avichai
Benny Gantz, failing to put together a governing coalition, returned the mandate to the president, this evening, Wednesday.
The next step is a