The Vermont Cynic

Support Israel & support equality

Support Israel & support equality

April 28, 2016

The heat of the Jerusalem summer day was finally starting to fade as our small group of Chicago-based Birthright participants found a shady spot in the park to sit. We were about to begin an activity which entailed discussing controversial topics in and about Israel.We began by talking about an Arab-Is...

Prime Minister Netanyahu oversteps

February 24, 2015

Dear Editor,The anti-Semitic attacks in Copenhagen, like those in Paris earlier this year, left the world reeling – but not surprised. As unusual as this kind of violence is in Denmark, it is more common today than at any time in the last 60 years.Can it be that Jewish life in Europe is at its end? C...

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