Tag Archives: Politics

Column: To Save Their Jobs, House Republicans May Need to Save The World

Last week, Rep. Fitzpatrick's impeachment attempt and new military aid bill highlighted political tension and global security concerns ahead of significant elections.

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Column: Gaza and the Vulnerable President

On Oct. 6, it would have been reasonable to predict that Biden or any Democratic nominee might sweep the six swing states, especially Michigan. After Oct. 7, Biden’s campaign could be imperiled in the aftermath of Hamas’ slaughter of 1,200 people in southern Israel.

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Letter: More on Rep. Summer Lee

It seems Summer Lee is enthralled by the “woke” dictum that Israel and Israelis are irredeemably evil and to be ostracized by all “good” people. Thus, she refused to attend the talk given by Israel’s President Herzog.

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Column: A ‘Racist State’? Or Do We Mean a Racist Congresswoman?

We all know what brought this on. The resolution targeted Jayapal for labeling Israel a “racist state” when she addressed the liberal Netroots Nation in Chicago on the previous Saturday night. On Sunday, her fellow Democrats protested, prompting Jayapal to revise her original remarks.

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L’chaim! A Jewish Anti-Death Penalty Group

Michael Zoosman at anti-death penalty rally

The grandson of two Holocaust survivors, Michael Zoosman grew up thinking capital punishment was justified. But thanks to a spiritual evolution that began when he was a student at Brandeis University and accelerated during a stint as a prison chaplain, Zoosman changed his mind.

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Column: Road to the Jewish White House

Jared Polis, Joshua Shapiro and Lee Zeldin ended the day, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, able to claim vast political accomplishments. All three can be credited with consolidating or augmenting power in their states for their respective political parties.

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AJC Launches the First “Jewish Guide to U.S. Politics”

The American Jewish Congress has launched a one-of-a-kind Jewish Guide to U.S. Politics, a platform which summarizes the positions and voting records of the 2020 Presidential candidates and all U.S. Senators, on relevant facts that American Jews and pro-Israel voters should know about.

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2014 JCRC Candidates’ Forum Is This Week

The Jewish Community Relations Council is sponsoring the 2014 Candidates Forum at the BMH-BJ synagogue in Denver on Tuesday, October 7th. Carpooling available from Boulder.

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2012 Candidates Forum Coming In October

This year's non-partisan event is being hosted at Temple Sinai by the National Council of Jewish Women, Colorado Section and the Jewish Community Relations Council.

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Counterbalancing the Israel Lobby Libel

Middle East expert Mitchell Bard comes to the Boulder JCC Feb 12 to discuss his new book, “The Arab Lobby: The Invisible Alliance That Undermines America’s Interests in the Middle East.”

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Election Wrap-Up, Jewish Style

BJN offers up some links from JTA and around the web about how Jews fared in this year's mid-terms, as well as Jewish perspective on where we go from here.

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A Lesson From Chile

Stan Kreis: Politicians are ready to attack where capitalists become vulnerable, and when the stick is handy, but few words of thanks for the strong points of capitalism....and capitalists.

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Attend the 2010 AIPAC Policy Conference

Be part of the largest-ever Colorado group at the AIPAC Policy Conference and share in the experience of a lifetime. Save $100 if you register prior to December 31, 2009.

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