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Letter to the editor July 7
Forgotten children The blood of the souls of 1.5 million Jewish children are crying from the depths of the ashes of the Holocaust, asking, “Why is only Anne Frank’s story repeated for generations? ...
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the editor June 23
America in retreat I appreciate The Chronicle standing with those of us who decry President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord (“Save Planet Earth,”...
Jun 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the editor June 16
No need to panic The Chronicle’s “Paul Caplan tells a distinguished tale” (May 26) reminded me of a vignette from his wife, Gertrude. It says much, I think, of what the culture of Squirrel Hill was...
Jun 14, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the editor May 19
Contrasting Styles Two articles especially caught my attention in The Chronicle’s May 12 edition, and I consider them to be related in an offbeat way. “Lynn Cullen is the perennial performer” provi...
May 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the editor May 12
The success of aliyah In an article chronicling three North Americans who moved back to the United States after becoming Israeli citizens, not mentioned were the estimated 350,000 Anglos who are cu...
May 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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My AirBNB Seder
It started, like so many things in life, with my sister. You see, my extended family meets in the metro DC area for Passover. It’s a very convenient location for many - even I can drive there from ...
May 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the editor May 5
To the governor, thank you It was a joy to read The Chronicle’s “Passover seders the new norm at Pa. Governor’s Residence (April 21),” which details the second annual such event hosted by Gov. Tom ...
May 04, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the editor April 28
To Jeffrey Herzog, thank you The timing could not be better for the prestigious Jefferson Award to be bestowed on Jeffrey Herzog for his extraordinary work with new Americans through his associatio...
Apr 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letter to the editor April 14
Embracing our animal friends As a guardian to three precious dogs who bring unbounded joy and who have helped me through loneliness and challenge, it was gratifying to read the front page article r...
Apr 19, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the editor April 7
Simply disrespectful On the Opinion page of a recent Jewish Chronicle was a cartoon by Sean Delonas that depicted President Trump sitting in a chair watching Sesame Street. Under the headline “Trum...
Apr 06, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the editor March 24
On child sexual abuse, ask the tough questions While everyone is giving kudos to the Yeshiva Boys School of Pittsburgh for its swift and appropriate handling of an alleged case of child sex abuse, ...
Mar 23, 2017 | 2 2 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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Letters to the editor: 11/27
Dec 01, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome Monroeville Chabad As former chair of the Adult Education Committee of Temple David in Monroeville, I would like to briefly weigh in on the concern voiced by the current spiritual leaders i...
Letters to the editor: 11/20
Nov 19, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 48 48 recommendations | email to a friend
Editorial assailed I was shocked to read your Nov 13. editorial “Jerusalem for all.” After noting the recent election of Nir Barkat as Jerusalem mayor, you reported that the religious candidate, Ra...
Letters to the editor: 11/13
Nov 12, 2008 | 1 1 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
Coverage criticized I read with much interest your Oct. 9 editorial, “Confronting crackpots,” and Mike Zoller’s article “KDKA talk show host meant nothing by bailout remark, station executive says....
Letters to the editor: 11/6
Nov 05, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 183 183 recommendations | email to a friend
Obama never a Muslim A Newsweek article shows very clearly that Barack Obama was never a Muslim. You claimed in your column that “He’s a convert to Christianity” (“Don’t vote,” Abby Wisse Schachter...
Letters to the editor: 10/30
Oct 29, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 264 264 recommendations | email to a friend
Misrepresenting Palin It is ironic, to say the least, that on the very page following Gary Rosenblatt’s reflections about what letters to publish, in which he rightly defends not publishing anti-Ob...
Letters to the editor: 10/23
Oct 22, 2008 | 1 1 comments | 309 309 recommendations | email to a friend
Are you still undecided? I am not – I support Barack Obama for many reasons. As an American and a Jew, I believe his values are the same as mine. I am a liberal, even though John McCain thinks that...
Letters to the editor: 10/16
Oct 15, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 329 329 recommendations | email to a friend
Facts beat ignorance I’m sure that the present economic difficulties will bring a rare number of anti-Semitic crackpots out of the woodwork. I subscribe to a Yahoo group. One of my fellow subscribe...
Letters to the editor: 10/9
Oct 13, 2008 | 1 1 comments | 374 374 recommendations | email to a friend
Writer, paper assailed I am writing in response to the Oct. 2 letter submitted by Donald A. Moskowitz of Londonderry, NH. My first point is directed to the writer. Mr. Moskowitz, this election it t...
Letters to the Editor: 10/2
Oct 02, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 417 417 recommendations | email to a friend
Missing the point In the Sept. 18 article about the inaugural events of Pittsburgh Chapter of the Middle East Institute (“Bahrain’s Jewish ambassador makes first U.S. speech here”), David Aaron, di...
Letters to the Editor for 9/25
Sep 25, 2008 | 1 1 comments | 450 450 recommendations | email to a friend
Heksher Tzedek nothing new It is with much dismay that I have read about the abuses that the Iowa-based Agriprocessors have been charged with. I am amused, however, at the idea that we need a revis...