• February 22, 2015

    Bibi to Europe's Jews: "Get the hell out!"

    Times of Israel

    It’s been a tough several weeks for Israel’s prime minister—the “Bibi-sitter”-in-chief, Benjamin Netanyahu.

    While America debates whether he broke with diplomatic protocol by accepting an invitation to speak before Congress without President Obama’s blessing, European leaders are upset with the prime minister for an altogether separate breach in diplomacy: acting as a pitchman encouraging European Jews to flee for their lives and decamp to Israel. 

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  • February 9, 2015

    Atticus Finch Is My Law Students' Hero


    To Kill a Mockingbird, a perpetual best-seller since its publication in 1960, knows how to generate competing storylines. Its author, Harper Lee, after all, never followed up with a second novel, and many wondered whether she had even written the first. And its protagonist, Atticus Finch, ended up becoming even more famous than the novel itself.

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