The Jewish presidential candidate cleaves closer to Christian ideals than the others

Read this, from Peter Weber at The Week. Weber writes: Of course, I don’t mean that Sanders subscribes to Christian ideas about faith and salvation, or even believes that Jesus of Nazareth was anything more than a famous itinerant preacher. In that sense, he is clearly less Christian than any of his rivals. Hillary Clinton …

Can the swatiska be reclaimed?

A Jewish student at George Washington University posted a swatiska on a fraternity bulletin board, and faces expulsion. The student said he brought the shape back from a spring break trip to India. But the swastika’s shape — for Buddhists and Hindus — has a whole different meaning. From the cutline to the photo above, …

If Mitt runs again, it will be as a Mormon

That’s what we call a misleading headline but the New York Times reported today that should  Mitt Romney, the unsuccessful Republican presidential nominee in 2012, run again in ’16, he won’t pussy-foot around his Mormon faith. And that’s what we call a long sentence. Anywhoo: The story touched on how the former-and-still-a candidate was pretty …