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Can Judaism survive without its religious foundations? (Oct. 1997)

By Megan Wilson, for the Mitzpeh The American Jewish community can only survive if it returns to its religious roots, a leading public policy expert argued. His opponent at last week’s campus debate countered by crediting secular Jews with sustaining Jewish culture and even with creating the state of Israel. Elliot Abrams, president ...

Al Gore speaks to UMD crowd about climate change, making a difference;  Former VP’s speech celebrates launch of sustainability center at university

By Jacqueline Hyman, opinion editor, @jacqbh58 As former Vice President Al Gore faced a crowd at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, ending his Tuesday night speech about climate change by asking, “Will we change?” a loud “YES!” from audience members embodied the motivation he seemingly instilled into them. “Here is why ...