David Bernstein’s JCPA Sides With A Monied Minority Against the Rest of Us

by “Ellie Kauder”   THIS WEEK, journalist Josh Nathan-Kazis published in the Forward emails that showed Jewish Council on Public Affairs (JCPA) President David Bernstein urged fellow communal leaders not to attack members of the Trump administration for their ties to white supremacists. While doing this, Bernstein and others used our fear of the violent Charlottesville “Unite […]

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The Christian Right and the Jewish Left

by Esther Kaplan Ever since George W. Bush’s reelection in November, a victory secured at least in part by the intense devotion of his Christian right base, the rest of us have been wondering how to respond. Tom Frank, the author of What’s the Matter with Kansas, has argued that the reason progressives lost the […]

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