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On the firing of Ari Roth from Theater J in DC

By now, many of you are surely aware of the fact that the Washington, DC Jewish Community Center’s Executive

Director fired the artistic director of Theater J… 834 more words

Israel

words, words, words

Yesterday after reading my blog Todd bleeped me.  He tried to be gentle about it,  but still it hurt.  After you’ve been with someone for almost two decades you just assume you’ve come to a place where you no longer bleep each other.  479 more words

December 9, 1958: Taking Down the Names of Everybody Turning Left

Initially founded with only 11 lonely crackpots, the organization had by the early 1960s grown to nearly 100,000, each and every one of them searching nearby haystacks for concealed Communists.  255 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Battle between Faith Leaders and Secularists - Sunday Herald Article. 23rd Nov 2014

THE BATTLE BETWEEN FAITH LEADERS AND THOSE WHO WANT TO KEEP RELIGION OUT OF PUBLIC LIFE IS BECOMING INCREASINGLY BITTER

Scotland’s culture war: secularists and church head-to-head… 1,908 more words

Atheism And Secularism

A rejoinder to the AWL’s detractors

Pete Radcliff writes:

There are some particularly unpleasant sectarians in important positions on the left, in Nottingham and elsewhere, who vilely denounce my friends in the AWL (as well as me) as ‘Zionist’ or ‘pro-imperialists’ – because whilst supporting the Palestinians they advocate a 2 states solution for Israel/ Palestine – or they accuse the AWL of being ‘racists’ because they have always criticised ‘Political Islamism’. 95 more words

Middle East

English 10: The Crucible Intro Cont.

We shared out in our groups the information we had researched regarding our portion of The Crucible webquest. You will turn in all of your webquest notes on Thursday with the rest of the notes we will take then. 32 more words

English 10

English 10: The Crucible Intro

We began the day with a little story time regarding McCarthyism/the Red Scare and the Salem Witch Trials. We even watched this clip from Monty Python and the Search for the Holy Grail… 115 more words

English 10