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The hate that begins with the Jews never ends with the Jews

Once again Rabbi Jonathan Sacks talks about the state of Europe, and the disease of the world’s oldest hatred. Advertisements

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On Refugees and Intervention Overseas

We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when human dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and sensitivities become irrelevant. Wherever … Continue reading

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Algorithms Reshaping Our World..For Better or Worse?

From TED Kevin Slavin argues that we’re living in a world designed for — and increasingly controlled by — algorithms. In this riveting talk from TEDGlobal, he shows how these complex computer programs determine: espionage tactics, stock prices, movie scripts, … Continue reading

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Cultural Relativism and the Decline of Societal Decency

From The Rediscovered Self  September 1, 2013 The #1 Song the Day I was Born, Happily It Wasn’t “Rapey” Yesterday on Facebook I received an interesting poke. A friend had  accessed a fun app and wanted to know what was … Continue reading

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Forum: Who’s Your Favorite Talk Show Host and Why? Which One Do You Like Least?

Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on an issue of the day. This week’s question: Who’s Your Favorite Talk Show Host and Why? Which One Do … Continue reading

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