Editorial & Opinion | Letters

09/24/2014 | | Letters

To paraphrase President Lincoln, Israel is the country of the Jews, by the
Jews and for us Jews (“I Have The Right To Love Who I Love,” Sept. 19).

09/24/2014 | | Letters

After I read Orli Santo’s article, “I Have The Right To Love Who I Love” (Sept 19), I did not quite understand the point. 

09/17/2014 | | Letters

“Israel today,” Jeremy Ben-Ami tells us in “Liberal Zionism and Its Discontents” (Opinion, Sept. 12), “falls far short of fulfilling the dreams of its founders in all respects.”  In a one-sentence tour de force Mr. Ben-Ami thus writes off Israel’s 66 years of astonishing accomplishment.

09/17/2014 | | Letters

Although Jonathan Mark’s article about informal donations to the IDF during
the Gaza War was a critique, it brought a smile to my face (“Buddy, Can You Spare Some Socks?” Aug. 29).

09/17/2014 | | Letters

One lesson stands out after reading “Chasing the Diplomatic Horizon” by
Joshua Mitnick (Sept 5). The situation is not hopeful but there is still a
possibility to revive the peace process and come to a permanent, stable
resolution between Israel and Palestine.

09/17/2014 | | Letters

Your Editorial, “A Palestinian State in Israel” (Sept. 12), both shocks and offends me. In truth, Arafat was a murderer whose hand had indeed pulled many “triggers.” Also true is that the Arabs never have, and never will accept any Israel. This absurd proposal should never be welcomed, as you suggested. I thought that I was reading The Jewish Week, not The New York Times.