Winter 5761 / 2001, no. 10
From the Editors:The Year of Ruling Dangerously
By David Hazony
Essays:Orde Wingate: Friend Under Fire
By Michael B. Oren
The new historians take aim at the father of the IDF.
The Supreme Court In Loco Parentis
By Evelyn Gordon
The court’s outrageous ban on spanking one’s child.
Secret of the Sabbath
By Yosef Yitzhak Lifshitz
It isn’t about R&R. It’s about how to be a creative human being.
The Brilliant Failure of Jewish Foreign Policy
By Ruth R. Wisse
For two millennia, Jews developed a method of survival in exile--which may also have led to their downfall.
Reviews:Deciphering American Morality
Reviewed by Jeff Jacoby
One Nation, Two Cultures by Gertrude Himmelfarb
The Authoritarian Mill
Reviewed by Joel Schwartz
John Stuart Mill on Liberty and Control by Joseph Hamburger
Correspondence:Hebrew Literature, American Zionism and more.
|Cruel BritanniaAnti-Semitism in Britain has gone mainstream.|
|Jews and the Challenge of SovereigntyIs "Jewish state" a contradiction in terms?|
|The DissidentVixi: Memoirs of a Non-Belonger and Russian Conservatism and Its Critics: A Study in Political Culture by Richard Pipes|
|Zohan and the Quest for Jewish UtopiaAdam Sandler's hit comedy reflects a deep divide between Israeli and American Jews.|
|No Friends But the MountainsA visit to Kurdistan reveals an autonomous people ready for an alliance with America and Israel.|