Posts tagged "budget cuts"

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"I believe the Founding Fathers were moved around like men on a chessboard put in place at that time so the world could have America."
Nathan Schneider grills Judith Butler, at The Immanent Frame.
A new regulation outlawing the veil in France gets the entire "religious tolerance" thing wrong.
Sarah Posner at Religion Dispatches brings...

Where’s the Jewish Lobby on Budget Issues?

The Forward's Nathan Guttman writes that we've heard little from Jewish organizations about how to manage the U.S. budget shortfall.  He quotes Mark Pelavin, associate director of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism: "I would like to see more of an AIPAC-like effort, with key people and contacts across the nation putting more pressure...