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A certain Jewish weekly rejected one of Jonah Kinigstein's scathing cartoons back in 2004; responding to the furor over Mel Gibson's "Passion of the Christ," Kinigstein had drawn Jesus tossing the movie into a bonfire in front of the White House. "I'd sent it to the Forward," Kinigstein laughs. Comment?
They've switched on the window displays on Fifth Avenue, and the trees are for sale on the street corners, so I know I'm about to get asked the question: Do I miss Christmas? It's a common question for a convert. But, despite a childhood full of Yuletides worthy of a Norman Rockwell painting, my answer is simple: just the opposite. Comment?
"The world is in chaos," began Sarah Bloomfield, Director of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, addressing the 400 guests at its Annual 2014 Dinner at The Plaza. "Ukraine and Russia, Hong Kong and China, ISIS and Iran, the Middle East and anti-Semitism in the very land of The Holocaust. Comment?
Hugh Roth is the younger son of Henry Roth, author of "Call It Sleep" and "Mercy of a Rude Stream." Growing up, Hugh worked on his father's waterfowl farm in Augusta, Maine, in the 1950s. Comment?
The Palestinians' chief peace negotiator has laid out in the clearest terms yet plans to establish an independent Palestinian state within three years, even if it means ignoring pleas from the United States not to push ahead. Expressing deep frustration and a degree of resignation that years of efforts to forge a two-state solution with the Israelis have made next to no progress, Saeb Erekat said there was no option other than to make a unilateral push for statehood. Comment?
Halloween this year falls on Shabbat. On a Friday night, trick-or-treaters, even Jewish ones, will be knocking. Comment?
The existence of the 2,000-year-old stone fragment, discovered in recent months during salvage excavations north of the Damascus Gate by the Israel Antiquities Authority, was announced Tuesday. The stone inscription was found around the opening of a deep cistern, likely recycled from its original location to be used to build the cistern. Comment?
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