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Sept. 27, 2002

Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo: Simchas Torah: The endless beginning

Mark Steyn: The more inventively you try to ''explain'' the Islamist psychosis as a rational phenomenon to be accommodated, the more you risk sounding just as nutty as them

Sept. 26, 2002

Morgan Strong: The Bushies continue to 'diss' Arafat

Suzanne Fields: At Harvard, finally some responsibility

Sept. 25, 2002

Michael Ledeen: The Dubya Doctrine

Leonard Pitts, Jr: A skewed sense of compassion

Sept. 24, 2002

Rabbi Berel Wein: Chol Hamoed: transforming the mundane into the holy

Harvey Tannenbaum: A different type of Sukkos shaking

Sept. 23, 2002

Alan M. Dershowitz: Put Arafat on trial

Jonathan Tobin: Can great music transcend politics?

Sept. 20, 2002

Rabbi Hillel Goldberg: On Sukkos, do we throw away the winning lottery ticket?

Jonathan Rosenblum: Why does Sukkos epitomize rejoicing?

Julia Gorin: All the World is an Arab Stage, but Where is the Audience's Sense of Humor?

Sept. 19, 2002

David D. Perlmutter: Thou shalt judge our Jewish leaders

The Kosher Gourmet: Stuffed Fruits and Vegetables for Sukkos

Sept. 17, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: No Guts, but Lots of Glory: Prominent Jewish dissenters on Israel aren't showing courage

Richard Z. Chesnoff: It's all but over for Arafat

Sept. 13, 2002

Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo: Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur: The celebration of the human deed

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: Yom Kippur: A formula for self-liberation

Sept. 12, 2002

Binyamin Netanyahu: There is only one way to establish a humane Middle East

Malky Farkas Treitel: Observations along the road of life

Ask Wendy: This week: Family peace, but at what price?

Sept. 11, 2002

Rabbi Benjamin Blech: Forgive the terrorists?

Rabbi Avi Shafran: Twin teachings

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: A Time to Fight Back

Julia Gorin: No better time to be a Jew in America

Yitta Halberstam Mandelbaum & Judith Leventhal: When the life you save ... is your own

Sept. 10, 2002

Jack Engelhard: The old men in the synagogue

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

Sept. 9, 2002

Martin Peretz: With war against Saddam, Bush sends message to Arafat

Daniel Pipes: More Americans have been killed by militant Islamics than any other enemy since the Vietnam war

Jonathan Tobin: Get out your crystal ball!

Sept. 6, 2002

Rabbi Yonason Goldson: Rosh Hashana: Celebrating the birthday of the world

Rabbi Avi Shafran: A time to cry

Gary Rosenblatt: Toward a year of hope

Sept. 5

Rabbi Chaim Steinmetz: The lesson of a sleepless night

Ted Roberts When breaking the genealogical chain is the right thing to do .

Zev Chafetss The intifadeh's over, and the Israelis won

Sept. 4, 2002

Daniel Pipes: Temple Mount nightmare unfolding?

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

Sept. 3, 2002

Raoul Felder: T'aint funny

Jonathan Tobin: Flexing Our Political Muscle: This is no time for American Jews to pull their political punches

August 30, 2002

Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo: Keeping the faith

William M. Reilly: UN report: Al Qaida 'fit and well'

August 29, 2002

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: What are we doing here?

Michael Feldberg: The Kings of Copper

David M. Weinberg: Those even-handed Euros are always at the forefront of the drive for Mideast peace

August 28, 2002

Dennis Prager: Teach our college youth about Islam --- but teach them the truth

Michael Freund: They hate Christians, too

Ask Wendy: This week: Sworn secret will impact many lives; misplaced friendship?

August 27, 2002

Nathan Lewin: A promise the U.S. makes, but does not keep

Daniel Pipes and Lars Hedegaard: What Denmark can teach America about dealing with Muslims --- and what we ignore at our own risk

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

August 26, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Sales pitch or selling out?

Neill Lochery: Don't isolate Israel, use it

Robert Leiter: Guns or Gerber's?

August 23, 2002

Jimmy Breslin: Never Ask, 'What Can One Man Do?'

Mark Steyn: Battered Westerner Syndrome inflicted by myopic Muslim defenders

David E. Nathan: Little League star observes Sabbath

August 22, 2002

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: Spiritual football

Alon Ben-Meir: Lessons of Intifada II?

Ask Wendy: Seeking help for hubby's High Holy Days hi-jinks; perplexed by parents' request; take 'em or leave 'em?

August 21, 2002

Marci Hamilton: Protecting -- and guaranteeing -- religious institutions' right to political speech

Michael Ledeen: Life and death of Abu Nidal tells us a great deal about our enemies

David Warren: Bush v. world

August 20, 2002

The Jewish Ethicist: Compromised Compromise: When is a compromise unfair?

Jonathan Tobin: Rumsfeld to the Rescue: The Pentagon chief is a bastion of common sense

Lewis A. Fein: Murder for Mature Readers: Palestine's Comic Book

August 19, 2002

Michael Freund: Why is America about to train yet another cadre of Saudi airmen!?

William J. Bennett and James C. Dobson: In war, sides must be taken

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

August 16, 2002

Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo: Keeping the faith

Zev Chafets: A pro-Arab pol may get the beating she deserves

Jack Kemp: The territorial truth

August 15, 2002

Uwe Siemon-Netto: Catholic mission to Jews ends

Michael Freund: So, why is there no "Jews for Jihad"?

Ask Wendy:Trial makes friendship trying; experiencing one loss, facing another; wives and brides

August 14, 2002

Mark Goldblatt: Middle East pipe dreams

Dennis Prager: How the nuclear family became "controversial"

Robert Leiter: Will we ever learn?

August 13, 2002

Rabbi Avi Shafran: Rescued from the depths

Neill Lochery: Israel's Labor out in cold

David M. Weinberg: Geriatric warriors

August 12, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: TAKE MY RABBI PLEASE!

Sharon Siegel: A letter to friends in America From a Jerusalemite

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

August 9, 2002

Joel Mowbray: White House wants replace 'Visa Express' genius with woman accused of not helping to free kidnapped American kids in Arab lands

Neil Steinberg: A down-home davening ... in Taiwan

Ask Wendy: Wedding woes are a commercial for elopement; miss the bris (circumcision)?

August 8, 2002

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: Self-blinding perceptions destroy spiritual growth

Neill Lochery: Teaching the 'Palestinians' to shoot straight

Robert Leiter: Maybe they should change their name to "Glamoyr"

August 7, 2002

Dennis Prager: Every generation is tested by great evil

Daniel Pipes: Despite Appearances, Israel Is Winning

David Gelernter: No Trophies for Terrorists: Israel should keep cameras away from scenes of carnage

August 6, 2002

Rabbi Mordechai Kamenetsky: The majesty of man

Uri Geller: I'm still haunted by the face of the Arab soldier I killed

David Warren: Has Sharon gone 'wobbly'?

August 5, 2002

A JWR editorial: Silencing Frank Sinatra's ghost

Jonathan Tobin: Passing the Test

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

August 2, 2002

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D.: Learning to Like Yourself

Zev Chafets: Memo to The Council on Foreign Relations: U.S. values won't sell in Arab world

Yossi Klein Halevi: Terrorism won't break Israeli will: This fight is for the world's future

August 1, 2002

WAKE-UP, JEWS! Yesterday, a Palestinian terrorist in Jerusalem killed 7 and wounded 86 in a bombing at Hebrew University's Frank Sinatra Cafeteria. Ol' Blue Eyes has a message for Jewry.

David Fischer: Time for Israel to ignore "world opinion" and do what it must

Cal Thomas: Wealthy terrorists are not interested in diplomatic solutions

July 31, 2002

Dennis Prager: Those who curse the Jews and those who bless them . . .

Zev Chafets: Israel's nutty neighbors

Elliot Gertel: Could "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" be Jewish?

July 30, 2002

Marlene Adler Marks: Finding holiness in cancer

Adam Dickter: Fear over European Kosher bans

Rabbi Daniel Lapin: Kosher country: America's Jewish soul

July 29, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Anti-Israel Green cranks belong on the fringes of American politics and Jewish life

David D. Perlmutter: Should Israel go Nazi?

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Our Jewish Gen-X strip with ecumenical appeal. Online exclusively at JWR.

July 26, 2002

Rabbi Nathan Lopes Cardozo: Keeping the faith

Lenore Skenazy: Reunions that defy history

Mona Charen: Sickening double standard

July 25, 2002

Phil Jacobs: "Jewish Jordan" sees himself as part of Divine plan, heads to the Holy Land

Robert Leiter: Picture this: Jews, Jews everywhere?

Ask Wendy: This week: A love for the ages?; learning the steps; off the wall

July 24, 2002

David Warren:Evil Sharon

Douglas Davis: The BBC is quickly becoming one of the world's 'kosher' purveyors of hate

Jordan Max: Reform, Palestinian Authority Style

July 23, 2002

Eli J. Lake: Details in the CIA's yet to be unveiled new Mideast security plan

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: Contented cows

Joel Mowbray: Visas for suspected terrorists?

July 22, 2002

Jonathan Tobin Midsummer Night's Questions

Yossi Klein Halevi: Time to take off the blinders: There is a global surge of anti-Semitism

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Everything's Relative: Don't let the name change fool ya. Our Jewish Gen-X strip is as biting, fresh, and "edgy" as ever.

July 19, 2002

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D. Spiritual animals?

Rabbi Berel Wein: From tragedy to consolation

Robert Leiter: Jews among Arabs, Arabs among Jews

July 18, 2002

Michael Freund: The Original 9/11

Rabbi Yonason Goldson: Tisha B'Av: Humility before the law

Robert Leiter: How the Times wishes history unfolded

July 17, 2002

Harvey Tannenbaum: Nameless, faceless no longer

Neill Lochery: Hamas waits over horizon

Ask Wendy: I don't mean to sound anti-Semitic but ; Doesn't etiquette dictate that a good host make his guests feel comfortable?

July 16, 2002

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: The Believer's Guide to 'Buying' Happiness

Mark Steyn: Arafat is toast; Bush knows it --- so why doesn't the rest of the world?

Walid Phares: The government's focusing on current numbers of Jihadists in America is a waste of resources

July 15, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Unknown history, unheroic martyrs

Nat Hentoff: The necklaces of hatred

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel 's strip, The Promised Land, normally skewers life in Jewish Gen-X. Not this time. This week, his message is ecumenical. (PRINT-IT!)

July 12, 2002

Rabbi Berel Wein: The Sabbath of Stark Vision

Amitai Etzioni: I was once a member of a "terrorist" group, show no mercy on civilian terrorists

Jack Kemp: Solving the "Arab Problem"

July 11, 2002

Bill Schneider : Israel via Alabama

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: Preventing future attacks

Dennis Prager: Why Hesham Hadayet may be scarier than al Qaeda

July 10, 2002

Mark Steyn: Hey, FBI: So, denial really is a river in Egypt!

Julia Gorin-Mohamed: Random terrorism

Michelle Malkin: Deadly diversity, dumb program

July 9, 2002

Eli J. Lake: U.S. SEEKS TO DEFUND PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY

Frank J. Gaffney, Jr: See no evil?

Daniel Pipes: A 'work dispute' at LAX?

Jack Kelly: Was LA International Airport shooting, in fact, good news?

July 8, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Not the Sum of Our Fears

Neill Lochery: Getting real about a Middle East regional war --- Bush proposal, or not

Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Jewish Gen-X strip, The Promised Land

July 3, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Of Thee We Sing: Bush push for democracy is fitting tribute to Fourth of July

Dennis Prager: "Pro-Israel lobby" is not why America supports Israel

Robert Leiter: Remembering the Jews of Monticello

July 2, 2002

Michael Medved: Why won't Hollywood admit terrorism's Islamic link?

Eytan Kobre: The need for Jews to "understand" suicide bombers

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: American Spirituality

July 1, 2002

Jeff Jacoby: The prerequisite to peace

Jonathan Tobin: Off-Key Dissent

Benjamin Shapiro: When a suicide bomber fails

June 28, 2002

Charles Krauthammer: Peace through democracy

Dr. Abraham J. Twerski, M.D: Trust

Benjamin Shapiro: Letter from Palestine?

June 27, 2002

Michael Kelly: An end to pretending

Cal Thomas: The President's Middle East Peace Plan (Netanyahu interview)

George Will: Bush's Plan Clear-sighted, Doable

June 26, 2002

Dennis Prager: Why does the Left support the "Palestinians"?

Paul Greenberg: What exactly did Bush say?

Joel Mowbray: Open door for terrorists still open

June 25, 2002

Eli J. Lake: Does President's move vindicate Sharon?

Dr. Abraham J. Twerski, M.D: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD): A very real condition

President George W. Bush: Replacing Arafat is first step to statehood

June 24, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Our own worst enemy?

David Horowitz: Know The Enemy (And What He Believes)

Paul Wieder: The Truth, With a Good Beat: Dan Bern's New American Language

June 21, 2002

Harvey Tannenbaum: Home turns to Hell

Ask Wendy: Doing business with an Arab; driving down the road of life with my mother-in-law tailgating me; sentimental gulf clubs

June 20, 2002

Charles Krauthammer: The mendacity that pollutes Middle Eastern discourse, or,: How to guarantee more violence

Harley Carnes: Mr. President, PLEASE listen to this Democrat!

June 19, 2002

Harvey Tannenbaum: Lives on the Bus of Death, Con't.

Frank Gaffney: Inviting losses on two fronts

June 18, 2002

Eric Dezenhall: How Arafat Wags the Dog

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D.: Helping our kids deal with trauma

Jack Kemp: Establishing 'givens' in Middle East geo-politics

June 17, 2002

Gary Rosenblatt: Primary fund-raising arm of American Jewish community finally figures out that Israel includes the West Bank and Gaza

Jonathan Tobin: NPR Strikes Back

Joel Mowbray: Open Door for Saudi Terrorists

June 14, 2002

Charles Krauthammer: Troubled, but Not Terrorized

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D: The Creator helps those who help themselves

Mona Charen: Is the War On Terror a war of ideas?

June 13, 2002

The Jewish Ethicist: Q: Customers feel they're being cheated by my prompt service. Can I drag out the repairs?

Cal Thomas: Two states of mind

Benjamin Shapiro: Hollyweird is whitewashing Arab terrorism and we reward them

June 12, 2002

Harvey Tannenbaum: Great balls of fire

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D.: Knowing what to expect

Ask Wendy: This week: Anti-Semites everywhere!; no need for marriage

June 11, 2002

Rabbi Hillel Goldberg : The Palestinian pyrrhic loss of 2002

Jeff Ballabon and Ron Coleman: Jews and the GOP: Dalliance or Alliance?

Martin M. Bodek: Comedemocracy: A theory

June 10, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: June 1967 Revisited

Paul Greenberg: Yasser, that's our baby: How long will this farce continue?

The Promised Land: The Promised Land: Jordan "Gorf" Gorfinkel's Jewish Gen-X strip

June 7, 2002

Rabbi Berel Wein: "Challah": More than a mundane mouthful

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D.: Psychological fallout in the shadow of terrorism

Jackie Mason & Raoul Felder: Why the wait, Sharon? Just do it

June 6, 2002

Harvey Tannenbaum: Lives on the Bus of Death

David Horowitz: Free the FBI: A plea fom a former 'radical'

Ask Wendy: Sacrifice my happiness or my family's?; bad call on 'friend'

June 5, 2002

Don Feder: Palestinian democracy won't make Israel safer

Michael Ledeen: Is George Tenet endangering peace in Israel?

Dick Morris: Al Qaeda's more dangerous new front

June 4, 2002

David Gelernter: On the Jewish Question: A conversation across generations

Dr. Abraham Twerski, M.D.: Self-esteem in the face of world terrorism

Amity Shlaes: A Cold Warrior's lessons for the Middle East

June 3, 2002

Jonathan Tobin: Jews are wrong to worry about America, right to be alarmed about the rest of the world

Thomas H. Lipscomb: Why is America replacing a failed terrorist round-up with bribery?

Suzanne Fields: Fanning the flames of anti-Semitism

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