Contributor Archives: Tom Tugend

A New Left View on Israel

A symptom of our dysfunctional times is that political opponents — whether Republicans versus Democrats in Congress or Zionists versus Israel bashers on campuses — not only disagree on fundamental issues, but they also do not even share the same …

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Odd couple works to aid Israel’s Bedouins: Jewish Journal of L.A.-Ameinu in the News

By Tom Tugend Amal Elsana Alh’jooj (left) and Vivian Silver are working to empower Bedouin women in the Negev.  [Photo courtesy Ameinu] When the two women travel overseas together, one passes routinely through airport security checks; the other is invariably …

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