Ed. Note: Shaul has promised a post discussing peace prospects from his perspective in Israel after the holidays.
When Rabbi Jordan Hersh’s grandfather, Joseph Goldstein, lived in Poland, thugs there picked Easter to beat up Jews. Our own fellow citizens chose the day for the presidential election certification to rampage our Capitol and beat up Capitol police and anyone else who got in their way.
The Jewish stars aligned, politically speaking, on November 3, 2020 and January 5, 2021.