Voices

Better ways to respond to persons in mental distress

By Steven Sellers Lapham Special to WJW Mr. Zipskey trots erratically down the sidewalk in his underwear, swinging a butcher knife overhead, while the 1944 hit...
l-Masjid an-Nabawi in Medina, Saudi Arabia, known in English as the Prophet’s Mosque, and also as Al Haram.

Will Biden’s moves bring the Saudis closer to Israel?

By Jonathan S. Tobin President Joe Biden’s foreign-policy team has talked a lot about re-emphasizing diplomacy and re-engaging with allies after what they claim was...
A protest in 2018 against the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant parents from their children.

How President Biden can find common ground on immigration

By Barbara Goldberg Goldman Special to WJW Six hundred and eleven is a number that should be emblazoned in every parent’s mind. It is a number...

Israeli politicians should stop copying the US election model

By Gary Schiff Political strategists in the United States who were working against the Trump administration deduced that the best way to be victorious in...

Israel’s ‘vaccine diplomacy’ is a scandal, not Michael Che’s ‘SNL’ joke

By Adi Adamit-Gorstein Michael Che of “Saturday Night Live” made a joke during the show’s “Weekend Update” segment saying that “Israel is reporting that they’ve...

A life preserver to Jews who hold fast to it

By Rabbi Stuart Weinblatt If any one thing has united Jews throughout the ages, it is anti-Semitism. Yet in this era of increased polarization and...
Anti-Semitism dictionary definition

Anti-Semitism must be confronted, but silencing legitimate political criticism goes too far

By Rabbi Daniel G. Zemel Special to WJW I am a passionate Zionist. I was once quoted in these pages saying exactly that, and my passion,...