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Being in Egypt: When Jews Were a Demographic Time Bomb

From the Haggadah:

And they did us evil, those Egyptians. They made us seem malevolent, as it is written: Behold, the nation of the children of Israel has become too many and too massive for us. 762 more words

Middle East

The Problem With John Kerry's Mideast Diplomacy

Political pundit Peter Beinart publishes in HAARETZ his critique of John Kerry’s shift in Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations towards slowing independence for Palestine.

HAARETZ / Peter Beinart: “As John Kerry’s bid to broker Israeli-Palestinian peace approaches its moment of truth, you can sense the desperation among liberal Zionists. 417 more words

Democracy

The Elder and the "Assumed Symmetry Fallacy"

The Elder of Ziyon has a recent piece entitled, Peter Beinart cannot tell the difference between a “narrative” and a fact.

Speaking before a group of Democrats and progressives, former New Republic editor, Peter Beinart, said the following concerning conservative billionaire Sheldon Adelson: 1,225 more words

Israel- Topics

anneinpt reblogged this on Anne's Opinions and commented:

The following (reblogged from Jews Down Under) is a masterpiece, enlightening us as to the fallacy of symmetry between Israel and the Palestinians, or rather the Arabs. It is written by Dr. Michael Lumish (who blogs at the Times of Israel, Jews Down Under and at his own Israel Thrives blog) who expands on The Elder of Ziyon's post taking issue with Peter Beinart confusing narrative and facts. Read it all and you will understand how the Middle East conflict has become so distorted in the media, academia and international politics.

The Elder and the "Assumed Symmetry Fallacy"

The Elder of Ziyon has a recent piece entitled, Peter Beinart cannot tell the difference between a “narrative” and a fact.

Speaking before a group of Democrats and progressives, former New Republic editor, Peter Beinart, said the following concerning conservative billionaire Sheldon Adelson: 1,225 more words

Israel- Topics

Debating Israel At Columbia

Went to see a lively debate at Columbia University on Israel featuring Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, Wall Street Journal columnist, Bret Stephens, Hussein Ibish, Senior Fellow at the American Task Force on Palestine, along with author and political commentator, Peter Beinart. 201 more words

The Book American Jews Most Want to Read

“It’s almost laughable,” says M. J. Rosenberg of Media Matters. “The organized Jewish community, which claims to be worried about young Jews defecting in droves, just cannot help itself from doing things that drive Jews (not just young ones) away. 480 more words

Middle East