The culture wars of Zion Square  July 30, 2015

The culture wars of Zion Square July 30, 2015

The culture wars of Zion Square – Rachel Danziger Sharansky – The Times of Israel 21.07.15 Baseless hatred (sinat chinam) is not merely a thing of the past. It is very much alive and kicking in the streets of modern Jerusalem. And the war on hate isn’t...
Unbecoming ‘groupthink’ on Iran deal  July 30, 2015

Unbecoming ‘groupthink’ on Iran deal July 30, 2015

Federation: Take it back – Jewish Journal 26.07.15 In the hours immediately following the announcement of the Iran nuclear deal, the Jewish community fell victim to a rare and unbecoming phenomenon: groupthink. Rob Eshman says the Los Angeles Federation made a...
How to end the wars of religious hatred  July 30, 2015

How to end the wars of religious hatred July 30, 2015

Rabbi Lord Sacks: How to end the wars of hatred – Telegraph 11.06.15 The religious extremism sweeping the Middle East has deep roots. It will take much more than military action to wipe it out … In a world of declining superpowers, sclerotic international...