Let Us Ring The Bell of Freedom of MLK

Time for some tough talk from a Rabbi. I’m sick of hearing anti-Martin Luther King day kvetching from talking heads on radio and TV. Attempts to de-legitimize the holiday by…

Just Following Orders

A man is ordered to do a heinous act. Then when caught, he blames others. It is an old saga, and as I heard the defense on the Abu Ghraib…

Stop The Occupation of Euskara and Why Killing Jews is Fair Game

Spain manages to catch and convict nearly all the accomplices of the horrific bombings in Madrid. They manage to sweep the floor with Basque terrorists that have killed over 800…

Living Up To Our Potential – Life After The Tsunami

Amidst tragedy and devastation there are stories that glow with hope and optimism. The outpouring of aid is the greatest ever. More countries are helping more people than ever before,…

JMERICA Posts Rabbi Yonah

Dear JMERICA, Thank you for the very special accolade, “Arguably the coolest campus rabbi ever.” I am also a huge fan of what you are doing and look forward to…

Faith In Kashrut After PETA

I received the following letter from a student after PETA released a video of allegedly faulty kosher practices in Iowa. They have filed suit in state court to halt slaughter…