The head of the Jewish organization The Values Network, Rabbi Schmuley Boteach apologized for the organization’s full page newspaper advertisement accusing US National Security Council Advisor Susan Rice of having “a blind spot” against Jewish people.
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, who calls himself “America’s Rabbi,” apologized for his organization’s ad claiming that White House National Security Advisor Susan Rice is complicit in genocide. “Susan Rice has a blind spot: Genocide,” says the ad, which ran a full page in the New York Times Saturday. The ad says she “stood by” as genocide…
This ad appeared Saturday in The New York Times… “Susan Rice has a blind spot: Genocide,” The ad attacks Obama’s National Security Advisor Susan Rice and her history of genocide. Rabbi Shmuley wrote this at his website. Need someone to … Continue reading ?
Dear Mr. Dad: There are a lot of news items these days about how little parents know about what their kids are up to. Take the Florida girl who committed suicide after being bullied. How could the parents of the bullies be so ignorant?...Show More Summary
“Think carefully about what you do and why you do it” Aikido training in virtually all styles follows a series of rituals. Students seldom question the techniques and assumptions that underlie what they are taught. As a result, poor training habits can gain a foothold and are perpetuated over generations. Stanley Pranin takes a look… Read More
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CNN’s John King asks why the Clintons have a “blind spot” with their fundraising.
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Considering that Agent Carter is a show about a female hero proving herself in a sexist world, it's fascinating how much of the storylines have turned out to deal with male insecurity and blind spots. And last night's episode saw an increased focus on this theme. Spoilers ahead... Read more...
At The Baffler, Geoff Gilbert writes Media Misdeeds and Blind Spots. An Excerpt: The mainstream media is complicit in our country’s permanent war footing, through (at least) three editorial choices that frequently misrepresent our government’s role in the world: analysis of U.S. Show More Summary
Good startups grow. Great startups grow smartly, with a watchful eye toward an unrestrictive future. Naturally, however, even the most brilliant of startups have blind spots in their management. One such blind spot is in the area ofShow More Summary
Sarah Hyland is reportedly dating Dominic Sherwood. They co-starred together in Vampire Academy, and were recently spotted kissing outside Blind Dragon in Los Angeles and partying together at the club Warwick this past weekend.
Francis has been moderate on many topics, but on women he’s no different from his predecessors—and don’t expect a conference in Rome this week to change that.
Every year, there is some inevitable griping when the NBA All-Star Game starting lineups are announced, as the ballot stuffing and blind player worship leads to some questionable selections for spots that are ostensibly supposed to go...Show More Summary
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. @FLOTUS First Lady Michelle Obama needs to use her influence and stay on this! #BringBackOurGirls #BokoHaram pic.twitter.com/3aG5mEDWIF — Greta Van Susteren (@greta) January 1, 2015 A reader responds to the question of Western coverage of Boko Haram compared to Charlie Hebdo: A blind spot? Not at all. Violence in places with strong traditions of […]