In this issue

Jonathan Tobin: Defending the Right to a Jewish State

Heather Hale: Compliment your kids without giving them big heads

Megan Shauri: 10 ways you are ruining your own happiness

Carolyn Bigda: 8 Best Dividend Stocks for 2015

Kiplinger's Personal Finance editors: 7 Things You Didn't Know About Paying Off Student Loans

Samantha Olson: The Crucial Mistake 55% Of Parents Are Making At Their Baby's Bedtime

Densie Well, Ph.D., R.D. Open your eyes to yellow vegetables

The Kosher Gourmet by Megan Gordon With its colorful cache of purples and oranges and reds, COLLARD GREEN SLAW is a marvelous mood booster --- not to mention just downright delish
April 18, 2014

Rabbi Yonason Goldson: Clarifying one of the greatest philosophical conundrums in theology

Caroline B. Glick: The disappearance of US will

Megan Wallgren: 10 things I've learned from my teenagers

Lizette Borreli: Green Tea Boosts Brain Power, May Help Treat Dementia

John Ericson: Trying hard to be 'positive' but never succeeding? Blame Your Brain

The Kosher Gourmet by Julie Rothman Almondy, flourless torta del re (Italian king's cake), has royal roots, is simple to make, . . . but devour it because it's simply delicious

April 14, 2014

Rabbi Dr Naftali Brawer: Passover frees us from the tyranny of time

Greg Crosby: Passing Over Religion

Eric Schulzke: First degree: How America really recovered from a murder epidemic

Georgia Lee: When love is not enough: Teaching your kids about the realities of adult relationships

Cameron Huddleston: Freebies for Your Lawn and Garden

Gordon Pape: How you can tell if your financial adviser is setting you up for potential ruin

Dana Dovey: Up to 500,000 people die each year from hepatitis C-related liver disease. New Treatment Has Over 90% Success Rate

Justin Caba: Eating Watermelon Can Help Control High Blood Pressure

The Kosher Gourmet by Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon Don't dare pass over these Pesach picks for Manischewitz!

April 11, 2014

Rabbi Hillel Goldberg: Silence is much more than golden

Caroline B. Glick: Forgetting freedom at Passover

Susan Swann: How to value a child for who he is, not just what he does

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Financial Tasks You Should Tackle Right Now

Sandra Block and Lisa Gerstner: How to Profit From Your Passion

Susan Scutti: A Simple Blood Test Might Soon Diagnose Cancer

Chris Weller: Have A Slow Metabolism? Let Science Speed It Up For You

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington Whitefish Terrine: A French take on gefilte fish

April 9, 2014

Jonathan Tobin: Why Did Kerry Lie About Israeli Blame?

Samuel G. Freedman: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Jessica Ivins: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Kim Giles: Asking for help is not weakness

Kathy Kristof and Barbara Hoch Marcus: 7 Great Growth Israeli Stocks

Matthew Mientka: How Beans, Peas, And Chickpeas Cleanse Bad Cholesterol and Lowers Risk of Heart Disease

Sabrina Bachai: 5 At-Home Treatments For Headaches

The Kosher Gourmet by Daniel Neman Have yourself a matzo ball: The secrets bubby never told you and recipes she could have never imagined

April 8, 2014

Lori Nawyn: At Your Wit's End and Back: Finding Peace

Susan B. Garland and Rachel L. Sheedy: Strategies Married Couples Can Use to Boost Benefits

David Muhlbaum: Smart Tax Deductions Non-Itemizers Can Claim

Jill Weisenberger, M.S., R.D.N., C.D.E : Before You Lose Your Mental Edge

Dana Dovey: Coffee Drinkers Rejoice! Your Cup Of Joe Can Prevent Death From Liver Disease

Chris Weller: Electric 'Thinking Cap' Puts Your Brain Power Into High Gear

The Kosher Gourmet by Marlene Parrish A gift of hazelnuts keeps giving --- for a variety of nutty recipes: Entree, side, soup, dessert

April 4, 2014

Rabbi David Gutterman: The Word for Nothing Means Everything

Charles Krauthammer: Kerry's folly, Chapter 3

Amy Peterson: A life of love: How to build lasting relationships with your children

John Ericson: Older Women: Save Your Heart, Prevent Stroke Don't Drink Diet

John Ericson: Why 50 million Americans will still have spring allergies after taking meds

Cameron Huddleston: Best and Worst Buys of April 2014

Stacy Rapacon: Great Mutual Funds for Young Investors

Sarah Boesveld: Teacher keeps promise to mail thousands of former students letters written by their past selves

The Kosher Gourmet by Sharon Thompson Anyone can make a salad, you say. But can they make a great salad? (SECRETS, TESTED TECHNIQUES + 4 RECIPES, INCLUDING DRESSINGS)

April 2, 2014

Paul Greenberg: Death and joy in the spring

Dan Barry: Should South Carolina Jews be forced to maintain this chimney built by Germans serving the Nazis?

Mayra Bitsko: Save me! An alien took over my child's personality

Frank Clayton: Get happy: 20 scientifically proven happiness activities

Susan Scutti: It's Genetic! Obesity and the 'Carb Breakdown' Gene

Lecia Bushak: Why Hand Sanitizer May Actually Harm Your Health

Stacy Rapacon: Great Funds You Can Own for $500 or Less

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Ways to Save on Home Decor

The Kosher Gourmet by Steve Petusevsky Exploring ingredients as edible-stuffed containers (TWO RECIPES + TIPS & TECHINQUES)

Jewish World Review August 30, 2010 / 20 Elul, 5770

Are blacks who speak out against Obama racist too?

By Dave Weinbaum

http://www.JewishWorldReview.com | "I have a dream that my four little children will live in a nation where they won't be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." Martin Luther King

The dueling demonstrations between a bitter Al Sharpton and a subdued Glenn Beck were a telling commentary on the mood of the country. One called America great and opened up the path to G-d as a way of "Restoring Honor." The other staked out racial turf, implying Beck and his half million attendees were interlopers. To me it was the US Open of non-political politics VS. the old race card closed territory laid out by MLK's political survivors.

Ah, but there are large gashes in the racial bias biz. Too many blacks on BOTH sides of the aisle are critical of our first black president. They cannot be ignored. Neither do the Uncle Tom, House Negro labels hold water. After all, this isn't the continuation of the Bush administration, despite the protestations of Dear Leader. Condi Rice is long retired. These blacks are too credible to be tagged like mere Tea Partiers, Republicans and, dare I say, Fox News.

Below are comments that would get the sharp rebuke of racism if from the paler amongst us. Racist? You decide:

Juan Williams: NPR and Fox News commentator: "Obama hasn't conveyed that he really cares about the oil spill."

Bill Cosby: "I was shocked to hear the President make this kind of statement." ( "Stupid" white police comment aimed at Cambridge officers over their confrontation with an abusive Dr. Louis Gates, Hahvad Professor).

Dr. Alveda King: MLK's niece and one of yesterday's featured speakers at the "Restoring Honor" event, said "…Margaret Sanger (founder of Planned Parenthood, and supported whole-heartedly by President Obama)…wanted to eliminate blacks. Abortion has done what the Klan only dreamed of. Obama's election gives a face to abortion."

Dr. Cornel West: Activist and another Hahvad Professor "…(Obama) talked to me like I was a Cub Scout and he was a Pack Master …I don't like to be demeaned and humiliated …it was a very ugly kind of moment…Does he (Obama) have a double standard for black critics as opposed to white critics?"

Spike Lee: "Eleven Americans lost their lives (in the BP well explosion) and it took seven weeks (for Obama) to invite their families to the White House. If this oil spill would have reached the Hamptons , Martha's Vineyard, Cape Cod , that f!@#$%r would have been fixed."

Jesse Jackson: "(Obama is) talking down to black people. I want to cut his nuts off."

All except for Dr. King are some of the President's most ardent supporters. What seems to be most disconcerting of the bro in office is his condescension and arrogance…toward blacks. When is anyone going to get a clue that Obama is for unions, not minorities?

They must think we're one foot short of a yard sale

Tea Partiers are under constant attack of racism, not because they oppose the Obama Administration's Marxist policies and incompetence, but because they are gaining political momentum and must be destroyed.

The method is that of the big lie, repeated often enough for bottom feeders to believe and to put protesters on defense.

Dems executed this bile on their provocative march through a crowd of protesters about Obamacare. Black Congressman Lewis said that he was called the "N" word 15 times and black Congressman Emanuel Cleaver claimed he was spat upon.

Five months after Andrew Breitbart offered $100,000 to the coffers of the UNCF for any audio or video proof of this incident no such evidence was offered, even though there were hundreds of cameras aimed at the event. Both Lewis and Cleaver have mysteriously evaporated into the hot summer like dew on morning grass, when asked to repeat their allegations.

For the record, the NAACP, pushed by the Obama Administration and the MSM, based accusations of racism on these claims and continue to this day to cling to their legitimacy. Yet they fail to mention the New Black Panther's intimidating voters at a polling place in 2008 or that Panther shout-out in the Philly streets for blacks to rid themselves of their cracker whores and kill white babies.

Conservative blacks are still vilified as Uncle Toms and House Negroes. People like Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, Dr. Thomas Sowell, Dr. Armstrong Williams, Col. Allen West and a growing number of blacks famous and not are rising up to complain about our president.

I guess black and white may find unity in the despicable treatment by an administration so thin-skinned and anti-American that soon we'll all be labeled racists.

Glenn Beck's focus on the Almighty was timely.

Only G-d can save us if Obama and the Dems are voted back into control.

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