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Socrates and Semites — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

November 13th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman I went down yesterday to the Piraeus, in mind to attend the new drama by Adamschylus at the Zeatropolitan, of which everyone in the generic viagra cheap us Agora is speaking. In truth, at our age, the wife and I seldom attend performances at the Zeatropolitan, preferring rather to watch the simulcast at the Stoa of Attalos, […]

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Rescue — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

October 17th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman My brother Levi says that if I weren’t a woman he’d kill me. Just like the Arabs. The reason he kills Arabs is that they are evil and kill us. He doesn’t kill his sister because because, he says, women think with their hearts and not their minds. Because they see only the […]

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One City, Divided

September 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas, Politics and Policy

Gershom Gorenberg My cover story in the National Journal on Jerusalem is up: On a midsummer afternoon, at the King George Street station in the center of buy cheap levitra downtown Jewish Jerusalem, I boarded one of the silver four-car trams of Jerusalem’s only light-rail line. The electric train swooshed east along Jaffa Road to the City Hall […]

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Comfort from Calvin — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

September 19th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman I did not want to be on the plane I boarded in mid-July. I’ve been through a lot of wars, but this is the first one I was leaving the where can you buy periactin cheap country for. How could I? I had two children in active service—a son who’s a special forces officer and a daughter in a […]

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Page Turner — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

July 21st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Elaine had taken the grandkids camping in the cemetery, so Roger was alone for the night. He didn’t like being without Elaine, but he didn’t like having Danny, Aviva, and tiny Gur sleep over either. He was resolved to make good use of the hour or so left before he’d get drowsy and diflucan cheapest […]

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Miss Violet’s Piano — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

June 29th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman “It’s the piano.” Karin shivered. The music had woken her from an unremembered nightmare. “Someone is playing the piano.” Or one-eyed her from under his pillow. His muffled voice sounded like it was reaching her from a cave below the floor. “Call the police.” “My piano,” Karin said. “Someone is playing my piano.” […]

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Lock Me Up! — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

June 2nd, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Your honor, I realize that it is irregular that counsel for a member of the courtroom audience approach the bench. But I hope that you will hold your peace and allow me, before you hand down the order cialis 10 mg sentences of the men and women convicted in the Holyland case, to present my client’s plea. […]

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Desertion — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

May 1st, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman The picture I see each morning when I turn on my computer is of where can i buy cialis my younger son, Niot, in a graveyard. His hands are on his hips, his head is cocked, his eyes look straight at me, and his lips are pressed into a half-smile that says, “What, you again?” He’s wearing a […]

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Foreign Relations — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

April 8th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman “You never play your flute anymore.” Yael and Aharon squeezed into a corner of the standing area by the rear door of the 34 bus, which smelled of exhaust and wet ponchos. Until last week they had gone down to Ben-Zakkai each Sunday and Wednesday to get the 4 alef to Mt. Scopus […]

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Justice — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

March 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman Ornan was staring at his locker and muttering under his breath when I tossed my backpack onto the bench and generic cialis without a prescription felt for my keys in my pocket. I’ve had a bottom locker for years at the Jerusalem Pool, hard to see into but easy to pull my gear out of. He first showed […]

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Keeping Spain Spanish — “Necessary Stories” from The Jerusalem Report

February 10th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas

Haim Watzman April 15, 1492 To her most royal Catholic highness, Isabella, Queen of Castille and Leon: The Genoan madman who bears this letter assured me that he will be received into your august presence this very week. Knowing, as I do, how intelligent you are and how efficient you always have been in acquitting […]

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What Truman Got Wrong About a Jewish State

February 6th, 2014 · No Comments · Culture and Ideas, Politics and Policy

Gershom Gorenberg My review of John Judis’s “Genesis: Truman, American Jews, and the Origins of the Arab/Israeli Conflict” is now online at The American Prospect: On May 12, 1948, President Harry Truman convened a tense Oval Office meeting. In less than three days, Britain would leave Palestine, where civil war already raged between Jews and […]

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