Publications Archives

DANIEL DE LEON: A SOCIALIST MAVERICK

The Socialist Movement in the United States may be said to have begun with the arrival of revolutionaries from Germany following the uprisings of 1830 and 1848.

THE CURSE OF INTOLERANCE

“There are three ways to mourn: Through tears, through silence, and by turning sorrow into song.”A Hassidic Proverb

WHITHER EUROPE?

Hardly a day passes without some news from Europe that’s bad for the Jews..

ISRAEL’S CANARIES

The question of whether a given war is or was morally justified is never a settled question. What today appears clearly established has a nasty habit of later becoming transformed into its opposite.

IRAQ: WAS IT GOOD FOR THE JEWS?

There are those who view the collapse of Iraq’s Baathist regime as evidence that the power arrangements in the Middle East are more than ever in Israel’s favor.

OSLO DID NOT FAIL BECAUSE OF WORDS

In the roseate days following the signing of the Oslo Accords in 1993, I was asked to give a talk to a Labor Zionist conference. As a dutiful American lawyer, I read the protocols quite carefully and reported to the …

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THE FRENCH AND THEIR HOLLYWOOD IMAGE

Six major Hollywood films contrast the respective roles of France and the United States in both world wars and in fighting international crime. They come to mind immediately in the wake of the recent tensions between the United States and …

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PASSENGERS

Of four sons the Torah speaks: One is wise, one is wicked, one is simple, and one knows not how to ask. (Passover Haggadah)

OBITUARY

We mourn the death at age 61 of Dr. Eduardo Rauch, the first editor of Melton Gleanings [and member of the Jewish Frontier Editorial Board], who died in New York on June 21st, 2002, after a short illness. Edy Rauch …

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR