What If Kavanaugh Had Said This Instead?

By David Grossman It is too late, of course.  But what would have happened if Kavanaugh had owned up to the accusations at the outset? The outset would have been September...

Other Side Of The Bench: Recipe for Religious Freedom

Once again, Lakewood is the center of a religious dispute. Only, this time, it isn’t Lakewood, New Jersey, but rather Lakewood, Colorado. The dispute garnered worldwide attention and, on Monday,...

Why do Israeli Soldiers Suffer From PTSD Less Than Others?

BY Forest Rain Marcia In 2013, the Israel Defense Forces Medical Corps Mental Health Department released a study on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). According to the study, reported cases of post-traumatic...

Novak: Carrot and Stick Are Working In Iran

When President Donald Trump announced the United States was exiting the Iran nuclear deal last month, the focus on internal Iranian politics was intense. It was as if the...

Pursuing Justice

Brett Kavanaugh will in all likelihood be the next appointee to serve on the U.S. Supreme Court, and that will be a watershed moment for this country. As Senator...

Trump’s One State Vs. Two State Statements Sow Confusion

President Donald Trump raised eyebrows recently during a joint press conference in New York with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he backtracked on previous positions he held regarding...

Novak: What’s Donald Trump’s Superpower?

By Jake Novak Depending on your political leanings, President Donald Trump is either a superhero or a super villain. Of course, the healthiest way to approach this or any president is...

Is Israel Anti-Boycott Bill Dead or Alive?

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — Sens. Ben Cardin, Democrat of Maryland and Rob Portman, Republican of Ohio have been leading the charge on behalf of a Senate bill that...

Do We Need Another Big Washington Pro-Israel Group?

BY RON KAMPEAS WASHINGTON (JTA) — “Democratic” and “pro-Israel” didn’t use to make news when coupled, but The New York Times thought it newsworthy this week when yet another group...
video

Larry Gordon Live: Election Day Interview With Mayor Alex Edelman

WATCH as Larry Gordon catches a candid glimpse of Election Day with Mayor Alex Edelman and learn about his views on the future of Lawrence. Catch Election Day results...
- Advertisement -

Stay connected

79,187FansLike
1,530FollowersFollow
1,182FollowersFollow

Latest article

Arson Suspected in Mevo Modi’im Blaze

Investigations into the fire which destroyed the Mevo Modi’im community last week have determined that the evidence points to arson. Israel’s National Fire and Rescue...

Fire Department Asks Community to Pause and Remember

A moment of silence on Memorial Day In 2000, Congress enacted the National Moment of Remembrance to further honor American fallen war heroes. All citizens...

Germans Warned of Risks of Wearing Kippah in Public

BERLIN (JTA) – It is dangerous to identify publicly as Jewish in Germany, including wearing a kippah, Germany’s commissioner on antisemitism said. In a wide-ranging...

- Advertisement -

- Advertisement -

Weather

New York
clear sky
63.4 ° F
69 °
58 °
63%
1.5mph
1%
Tue
62 °
Wed
70 °
Thu
70 °
Fri
72 °
Sat
75 °

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES!

Get news from the Five Towns Jewish Times in your inbox.

EMAIL

Choose From the Following Newsletter options: