Category Archives: Politics

Jewish Social Justice Warriors: “In today’s climate, speaking the truth about those who do physical violence to Jews is itself called violence”

TABLET MAG And are we prepared for postmodern activism and the new realities of the Jewish people? by Josh Block December 11, 2017 …Yet too many Jewish leaders continue to fetishize a wonderful 1960s model of social-justice activism whose foundational values … Continue reading

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“The Defense Department has famously never been audited, despite receiving hundreds of billions of dollars annually and having more than $2.2 trillion in assets”

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO Pentagon Announces First-Ever Audit Of The Department Of Defense by Bill Chappell December 8, 2017 “The Defense Department is starting the first agency-wide financial audit in its history,” the Pentagon’s news service says, announcing that it’s undertaking … Continue reading

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“Lots of cowards like Matt Lauer, Charlie Rose, or Harvey Weinstein did what all cruel bullies do”

NATIONAL REVIEW Cruelty and Sexual Harassment by Victor Davis Hanson December 5, 2017 …One moment Richard Dreyfuss expressed furor when he learned that gay actor Kevin Spacey long ago had groped his own son under the table (while the three … Continue reading

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“#AmericanStudiesAssociation boycotted the Jewish state. It wasn’t by popular demand”

WALL STREET JOURNAL Anti-Israel Activists Subvert a Scholarly Group by Jesse M. Fried and Eugene Kontorovich December 3, 2017 Emails unearthed in a federal lawsuit appear to show that the American Studies Association’s decision to boycott Israel was orchestrated by a small cadre … Continue reading

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“It’s not retired snowbirds who are driving the flight from Illinois. Analysis of IRS data shows how millennials are in fact leading the Illinois exodus”

ILLIOIS POLICY New IRS data: Illinois sees record loss of people, income to other states by Austin Berg December 1, 2017 The Land of Lincoln is experiencing heavy losses of people and income to other states, new IRS data reveal. … Continue reading

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“The Democratic Party cultivates singlehood, black anger at America, Latino separatism, victimhood, group grievance, and dependency on government”

THE DAILY SIGNAL Democrats Thrive by Keeping Americans Divided, Dependent, and Angry by Dennis Prager November 29, 2017 …The more Americans depend on themselves or on their family or community, the more likely they are to vote Republican. On the … Continue reading

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Just another week at the anti-Israel and ill-informed United Nations: “Only six countries out of 193 UN member states fully supported Israel’s ties to Jerusalem: Canada, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, the United States and Israel itself”

JERUSALEM POST 151 UN states vote to disavow Israeli ties to Jerusalem by Tovah Lazaroff December 1, 2017 The UN General Assembly voted overwhelmingly to disavow Israeli ties to Jerusalem as part of six anti-Israel resolutions it approved on Thursday … Continue reading

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