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The Jerusalem Post online edition (June 2, 2016) includes an article headlined: “Why Bernie Sanders Hates Israel.” It begins: “Throughout history, the Jewish people have seen fellow Jews turn against their own people.”

In his book “Crowds and Power,” the Nobel Prize winning Sephardic author, Elias Ca

It is with sadness that I record the passing of Dr. Albert Arking of Potomac, Maryland. The world has lost an outstanding human being. Our family has lost a crown jewel. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother—and our distinguished Mehutan, father of our son-in-law Dan.

I thank all those who participated in the recent discussion about a suitable name for "Modern Orthodoxy". The comments were very perceptive and helpful. I also received a number of comments directly, from people who did not put their comments online.

A member of the Institute recently sent me an email. Here are his comments, although I've deleted the name of the rabbi to whom he referred. (Rabbi X isn't his real name.)

The Jerusalem Post online edition (June 2, 2016) includes an article headlined: “Why Bernie Sanders Hates Israel.” It begins: “Throughout history, the Jewish people have seen fellow Jews turn against their own people.”

In his book “Crowds and Power,” the Nobel Prize winning Sephardic author, Elias Ca

It is with sadness that I record the passing of Dr. Albert Arking of Potomac, Maryland. The world has lost an outstanding human being. Our family has lost a crown jewel. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother—and our distinguished Mehutan, father of our son-in-law Dan.

I thank all those who participated in the recent discussion about a suitable name for "Modern Orthodoxy". The comments were very perceptive and helpful. I also received a number of comments directly, from people who did not put their comments online.

A member of the Institute recently sent me an email. Here are his comments, although I've deleted the name of the rabbi to whom he referred. (Rabbi X isn't his real name.)