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01/06/2016 - 10:57 | | Letters

In his article, “The ‘Fire’ This Time” (Dec. 25), Ted Merwin uncritically reports what he describes as “searching questions” raised by “Land Of Fire.”  

01/06/2016 - 10:46 | | Letters

Thank you to New York area director of the New Israel Fund Stephanie Ives for revealing NIF’s honoring of the PLO — which has killed more Israelis than any other organization and continues to do so — as a “government” with “protocols” that don’t permit its Secretary General, Saeb Erekat, to speak in the presence of an Israeli flag. (Letters, Dec. 25)

01/06/2016 - 10:44 | | Letters

Your Editorial and Joshua Mitnick’s article on the Duma situation (Jan. 1), referring to “hilltop youths” who have been held under coercive questioning and [alleged] torture by the Shin Bet since July 31, are like many which are quick to condemn “Jewish terrorism,” eagerly recalling the cases of Baruch Goldstein and Yigal Amir.

01/06/2016 - 10:19 | | Letters

U.S. Rep. Jerrold Nadler is right on target in calling for separate responses to Iran’s actions (“We Need To Thwart Iran On Two Fronts,” Opinion, Jan. 1). As long as Iran complies with its obligations under the nuclear deal — which it seems to be doing — the U.S. and its partners should do the same.

12/30/2015 - 08:47 | | Letters

The Opinion piece written by Rabbi Menachem Genack (“Why I Support Hillary Clinton for President” (Dec. 25) identified him as CEO of OU Kosher (as well as the rabbi of a shul in Englewood, N.J.) and noted that the rabbi’s views “do not represent those of the OU.”

12/30/2015 - 08:46 | | Letters

Rabbi Menachem Genack discloses in his Opinion piece that he personally knows Hillary Clinton (“Why I Support Hillary Clinton For President,” Dec. 25). But it goes deeper than that.