• I’m so excited we’re doing this over a turkey dinner_

    Comic: “WTF”
    in Lifestyle

    By admin
    November 20, 2014

    This comic was a collaborative effort between Staff Artist Madison Worthington and Cruciverbalist Daniel Peikes. 

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    Jewish and pro-Israel UCLA students reject USAC
    in Campus Life, Israel, Politics

    By Sepehr Hakakian
    November 20, 2014

    On Tuesday night, Nov. 18, the UCLA Undergraduate Student Association Council held a public meeting to discuss, and ultimately pass, a symbolic resolution calling for UCLA to divest from companies that do business with Israel. In order to not grant legitimacy to this unilateral and nonconstructive maneuver, the Jewish student leadership of UCLA decided to…

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  • Tragic terror attack in Jerusalem

    Resilience: the ultimate protection
    in Israel, Opinion

    By Rachel Moreh
    November 18, 2014

    The recent terror attacks that took place in a synagogue in Jerusalem have led me to reflect on my own experience in witnessing Israel’s resilience to terrorism this past summer. Tragically, these innocent people were killed simply for being Jewish. Their lives were brutally taken away from them while they were reciting their daily prayers…

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    Editorial: USAC President Devin Murphy resigns, ti ...
    in Opinion

    By admin
    November 17, 2014

    In a surprising turn of events, the Undergraduate Student Association Council President Devin Murphy announced Friday that he would be resigning from the position effective immediately. This move follows weeks of deliberation regarding the parameters of this coming Tuesday’s divestment hearing, in which the USA Council will consider “A Resolution to Divest from Companies Engaged…

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    Don’t Call Me “Jewish”
    in Opinion

    By Yaacov Tarko
    November 16, 2014

    There’s an old joke that less-affiliated Jews tell a lot. “I’m Jewish. Well, I’m Jewish.” This joke is supposed to be funny because, as the suffix ish denotes, they only share some characteristics of a Jew. But what exactly are those characteristics? What is a Jew? The English word “Jewish” carries no information. It identifies…

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