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Poland, Twenty-Five Years Later

Noam MaransThe once-destroyed center of European Jewry is now a magnet for today?s dual centers of world Jewry ? the U.S. and Israel ? contributing to the nascent revival of Jewish life in Poland.


Will Methodists Choose Peace?

Emily SoloffThe United Methodist Church General Conference will consider at least 14 resolutions on Israel. Even Islamic State has only one of a few hundred words. This is disproportional in the extreme.


Israel at 68

David HarrisIsrael celebrates its 68th Day of Independence this week. Let me put my cards on the table. I'm not dispassionate when it comes to Israel. Quite the contrary.


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