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Jewish World Review
March 21, 2003
Artscroll
A moral man is not yet a good man but one who is seeking the good.   —   David Frishman

ABOUT JWR'S FUTURE

Not long ago, I found myself in the office of a corporate CEO. This fellow is known as a philanthropist, and I was trying for YEARS to meet with him.

After exchanging pleasantries, he became very serious. "If your own readers don't support you," he asked from behind his wide mahogany desk, "then why should I?"

Was the question insensitive? Obviously. But he had a point.

Unlike the CEO, there should be no reason for me to make a "pitch" to you about what JWR is --- and why it needs support.

We defend the values YOU hold dear and do so with elegance and eloquence.

And yet and yet, we need more and more of our readers to care -- that means you, all of you -- that we have the resources to keep on keeping on. (I'm SINCERELY grateful to those who have contributed!)

For those who aren't aware, JWR is not some multi-million dollar company. It is still a one-man-show run out of a Brooklyn basement.

To be blunt: We need your help and we need it now.

As much as I like to think positively -- it's my nature -- there comes a time when reality sets in. After discussing JWR's situation with "experts," we decided on a few possible scenarios. Here they are. We could

1) reduce our publishing schedule to twice or three times weekly.

2) become a subscription-only service with a semi-annual charge

3) offer free and "premium" tracks, which would require a fee

4) spruce up our advertising by adding pop-ups. (They are annoying, but they pay well.)

I would like things to stay the way they are, but without funding it's an impossibility.

What we have NO intention of doing is folding. We know the impact we are having in the cultural debate. And, then, there all of those warm letters we receive.

I am NOT asking you to stop reading if you can't make a donation. But I AM reassuring you that you need not be embarrassed if you can only give a small amount.

Whatever the amount, it will be greatly appreciated. At this point, ANYTHING, and I do mean ANYTHING, is better than nothing. Let's not be forced to change how JWR is run.

I've quoted the CEO. Now, let me quote a reader, James Graper: "Should I trust you with my mind but not my money?"

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"Just do it" leadership
and spirituality

By Rabbi Berel Wein

These days we suffer from too many self-appointed, ill-prepared, self-righteous and pompous pseudo-kohanim (priests).



Kosher.com




reality check
"Shielded" From the Truth
By Jonathan Tobin

The day after Corrie's death, the Associated Press released a file photo they had taken of her in February at an anti-Israel rally (Above). Though she has been portrayed in the media as something close to a saint, the photo shows her tearing up a mock American flag to the cheers of her Palestinian cohorts. The look on her face as she tore the flag is familiar. It is not one of compassion or courage. It is a portrait of crazed hate. Hate for Israel and hate for her native America.



perspective
Don't Go Back to the U.N.
By Charles Krauthammer

Don't go back, Mr. President. You walked away from the United Nations at great cost and with great courage. Don't go back.






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It's Not As Tough As You Think: How to smooth out life's bumps (NEW SERIES. YOU'LL ENJOY IT!) Setback or opportunity?





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HEALTH SENSE: After an interview on heart arrhythmias, the writer undergoes treatment herself

On computers by Mark Kellner: Long distance tech support does trick

Some states may ax primaries

The American economy in dire straights? Not online!

Antidepressant keeps urge to smoke at bay

Museum artifacts could pose health risk

Bacteria that can produce electricity

Camry still thieves' favorite

Hot pots on national recall list

New technique may improve cancer treatment

Study questions mammogram protocol

Everyday Cheapskate: There's honor in living below your means



[ I N S I G H T ]

David Warren: To Baghdad!

On media by Bill Steigerwald: America's ready for war ... and peace

David Grimes: It's time to be nice to the French

Greg Crosby: One of those weeks

Lori Borgman: Madonna: Like an Author

Argus Hamilton's political zingers!

Barry Lank: Let me manage your money. How bad could I be?

The Medicine Men: West Wimps or Wings: Treatment for Hollywood Hypocrisy

Tom Purcell: Traffic Wars (GREAT!)

Capital Comment: Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world


'ARE YOU SADDAM?' PREMIERES TONIGHT
Celebrity panelists will judge authenticity of Saddam-like person on tape
  —  Andy Borowitz

Michael Barone: Diplomatic debacle? Not so Countering the president's critics (EXCELLENT!)

Michael Ledeen: The Killer Pneu: Virus terror from China

Seth Gitell: After the war Will Bush's promise of democracy for Iraq be kept?

Richard Z. Chesnoff: War will give Iraq a better future

Jerry Della Femina: What we must do

Michelle Malkin: American eco-terrorists declare war (OUTRAGEOUS!)

Clarence Page: A Moranic moment bites peace movement

Diana West: They just wouldn't shut up!

Jonah Goldberg: Time and patience: Ingredients for wartime success

George Will: The dash to Baghdad

Mona Charen: Pax Americana (ONE OF HER BEST!)



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Mallard Filmore

Jack Higgins

Bob Gorrell

John Deering

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Jake Fuller

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(Att. working columnists and editorial cartoonists: Think you have what it takes to be featured on JWR? Drop us a note. And readers: We're always open for suggestions!)


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Rabbi Yitzchok R. Rubin: Finding the Essence

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