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Eric Yoffie
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Rabbi Eric Yoffie is a writer, lecturer, and internationally known religious leader. He lectures at universities, congregations and institutes. He is a columnist for the Israeli daily Haaretz and blogs for the Huffington Post and the Jerusalem Post.
Rabbi Eric Yoffie is a writer, lecturer, and internationally known religious leader. He lectures at universities, congregations and institutes. He is a columnist for the Israeli daily Haaretz and blogs for the Huffington Post and the Jerusalem Post.

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A diversity of views on religious questions is inevitable and desirable. Matters of right, wrong, and the character of the sacred are never simple. http://ow.ly/GP2kB
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I believe — although I can’t be sure — that Americans are ready for a leader with the sense and the guts to tackle the abuses of our gun culture. http://ow.ly/GM4Se http://ow.ly/i/893bb
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Dennis B. Ross in NY Times Calls on Europeans to stop giving Palestinians a free pass http://ow.ly/GUppc

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The failure of De Blasio to put an end to a practice that is killing and maiming children is political cowardice http://ow.ly/GLOiB
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There is nothing that obligates us to go along with what the NRA has long advocated: the right of almost any terrorist suspect, deranged person, wife-beater and crook to buy almost any weapon at almost any time, no questions asked http://ow.ly/GM2F6 http://ow.ly/i/892IJ
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Regarding the conservative nature of religion, I argue that religion is conservative because it resists the tyranny of the new and the culture of now. http://ow.ly/GOZXW
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At a time when efforts are being made to ban circumcision altogether, the use of MBP alienates young Jews and discourages them from practicing ritual circumcision at all http://ow.ly/GLN9F
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Dennis B. Ross: The Israelis are not the ones pushing for United Nations involvement. The Palestinians are. And if their approach is neither about two states nor peace, there ought to be a price for that http://ow.ly/GUohr
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De Blasio, Outlaw the potentially lethal Jewish ritual metzitzah b’peh http://ow.ly/GLKmB

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Not a single word in Christian, Jewish or Islamic traditions opposes commonsensical gun control or supports the idea of some God-given right to automatic weapons that fire 100 shots in a single minute http://ow.ly/GLRKl
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