Jewish Professor's Office Vandalized By Anti-Semites
Professor Elizabeth Midlarsky had her office at New York's Columbia Teachers' College vandalized with Nazi swastikas this week. She also found the Jewish slur "Yid" painted on her office door. Midlarsky, who has applied her training as a clinical psychologist to the field of ...read more
Prominent Jewish Americans Give their Soul to Work for Racist Donald Trump
Along with many other black writers across the country, I have made former presidential candidate and now HUD Secretary Ben Carson the object of my disappointment in aligning himself with Donald Trump. Carson has been rightfully skewered for his ignorant political views and ...read more
Can Ivanka Trump Become The Jewish American Princess We Actually Need?
When I first learned that CNN dubbed Ivanka Trump the most powerful Jewish woman in America, I didn’t exactly kvell. Not to kvetch or anything, but actually I felt a little shpilkes. CNN has a lot of chutzpah. The “powerful” part was annoying enough. Power is a difficult thing ...read more
MEMBERS ONLY: Can I Forgive My Trump Voting In-laws?
As I wrote about last week, my Trump-voting in-laws came down from New York to visit us in Alexandria, Virginia this past weekend. My wife had asked them to stay at a hotel instead of with us as they usually do, not because of me but because she was struggling to deal with the ...read more
MEMBERS ONLY: Being A Jew In The Age Of Trump
On Wednesday, Donald Trump ordered a weekly list to be published of "crimes" committed by undocumented immigrants. On Friday, he blocked Muslims fleeing from war and persecution while giving Christians preference from the same countries.... To continue reading this article, ...read more