American Jewry and Israel

The relationship between American Jews and the state of Israel is very complex and forever evolving. This posting, which started in July 2014, originated during the Obama presidency when many leftist American Jews started to openly place the priorities of

Is it Time to Ban “Assault Knives”?

Update You are probably unaware that California has banned the “Billy Club”… A pertinent article and observation from Legal Insurrection: One would think that anti-gun politicians would applaud a person using less-than-lethal clubs as opposed to firearms.  But alas, therein lies

What is Chanukah?

Update It’s time to dust-off the old reliable article that I first wrote during my youth…   December 25, 2019 Happy Chanukah!  This is a year that the lunar calendar (the basis for the ancient Jewish method of tracking dates)

The State of Political Affairs

Update Another great analysis from James Kunstler: More to the point, to understand what is happening in America, just catch a glimpse of what has happened. By 2019, a rogue faction of bureaucrats was bent on shoving President Donald Trump off