It is been a while since I have begun a posting with even a bit of optimism. But that, my friends, is what
As in “really, really…”
A report, drawing on Egyptian sources, appeared very recently in Al Araby, an Arabic newspaper in London, with regard
Whenever there is a terror attack, and lives are lost, I post, because getting the information out is important.
These attacks seem endless!
It was difficult this year to leave the rarefied atmosphere of the Sukkah.
But, of course, I did leave, and, as is my
Yes, my friends, I am here. Working hard on another writing project, and laboring mightily to make sense of the news.
There is no “ceasefire” agreement as I write. And I pray it does not come to be. Consider:
At the end of prayers
The situation is so surreal it is difficult to know where to begin. I am not only confused and frustrated, I am livid.
The status quo with Hamas is intolerable and dangerous. That is the given.
But we continue to operate on the cusp of war
We should ask ourselves, again, and again, how we got into the situation in which we have found ourselves. The question is of