A short note wishing everyone a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season. I am so very grateful, to have a voice and to be able to provide everyone with my personal comments on some of my Passions. The internet has become a powerful tool that unites us. Let’s keep the dialog going together. Thanks for reading … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: staring Monday I will answer all the personal comments I’ve received
The people of Israel are scared they will suffer the extra trauma of divorce. Divorce from America, Divorce from the American Jewish population. After a stirring performance by David Rossa, a modern Israeli folksinger, listening to the poetry in the songs of Meir Ariel, even if you didn’t understand the Hebrew you felt their longing … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Let’s be compassionate toward Israel, our ally!
It is my intention to present the facts, as culled from a list of periodicals and magazines; listed in the text of my Post , along with the conclusions we can reasonably expect. 1. Does Iran have any Nuclear Power Plants? According to the ” World Nuclear Association” , representing the people and organizations of … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: IRAN : Just the facts, based on sources: Plus lot’s of questions!
When my son first moved to Carroll Gardens in the early 1990’s , he felt he had been banished from the Garden of Eden (NYC) to Brooklyn. A scant 20 years later, Carroll Gardens has become a gentrified place for the young professionals and they’ve brought with them an intense of love of and art … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: Time out for Living/ an interlude between courses
As I lay quietly, watching the first snow fall of winter in NYC my mind drifts back to Jerusalem, that magical city, home to all the three great religions and civilizations. As I previously thought not as Peaceful as the upper west side , fraught with angst of possession , as all the World watches … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: additional thoughts on the ” two ” State Solution/Room for debate
The Haredim are ostracized because they build their settlements. What violence are they collectively committing? The NEW YORK TIMES, reported last month that they have cut down 211 olive trees, you would gasp, unless you read on and learned there are 8 million trees under Arab/ Palestinian family control. What’s the damage? Why the outrage? … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The Haredim are ostracized ?
What was I thinking? After writing several essay’s on why I favor a ” United States of Israel” , I thought a synopsis was required. The “New State” to be Bordered by the Mediterranean on one side and The Jordan River and the Dead Sea on the other. The right of return for all persons … More PUBLIC ADVOCACY: The New Road Map to Peace