This Year in Israel: Living in the Dark

I feel too numbed to list the outbursts of hate, sometimes enacted with knives, guns, or rocks; or the statements of political leaders and special-interest stakeholders that often look more like verbal violence than constructive dialogue. The world is experiencing so much darkness, and I’m afraid.

Jews and Guns.. A Hate-Hate Relationship, But Why?

When it comes to American Jews’ discussions of guns, there is near blanket opposition to them. But why? Alex Joffe of Jewish Ideas Daily explores this question, in light of the recent gun violence in Wisconsin and Colorado.