Courage to Remember and the Journey to Restoring Courage

Very few non-Jews seem interested in what it means to be Jewish, and what it means to be Israeli. Most gentiles come with this romantic conception of Abraham, Isaac, Moses and King David, and fail to see the essence of the people. When I saw Glenn Beck embark on this campaign for Restoring Courage, I … Read moreCourage to Remember and the Journey to Restoring Courage

A Jewish Metaphor

Now, let me get something straight here. I’m a little confused. The Sarkozy government wants the rest of Europe to SCALE BACK on its involvement with Iran? I hope that you don’t mind my incredulity, but isn’t that a bit tepid? I’ve been racking my brain to find a suitable metaphor, and I think that … Read moreA Jewish Metaphor

If You Can Imagine That, You Will Begin to Understand.

It is now June 4th. In Israel, forty years ago, the world was about to end. Abba Eban had been dispatched to the US days earlier to plead for the life of Israel. Successive members of the Johnson administration said that Israel was being alarmist and that she would get no help. Finally, President Johnson … Read moreIf You Can Imagine That, You Will Begin to Understand.