Category : Politics and Culture

North America
By: November 21, 2016

On Trump, again.

Um, so yeah, newsflash: Trump won. Fair dues to him and his band of merry men, I suppose, although not exactly what anyone on the left-leaning side of life really expected. That being said, what’s…

Jewish Interest
By: September 29, 2016

Vale: Shimon Peres

I woke this morning to the incredibly sad news of the passing of Shimon Peres, one of Israel’s founding fathers. By any measure he was an extraordinary and gifted man, and one who I was…

Middle East
By: June 21, 2016

In Support of Hillary

  Warning: Another blog post that is not about travel, but unashamedly about American politics (kind of). *** An exceedingly funny friend of mine from high-school days in Australia, who now lives near New York,…

North America
By: March 11, 2016

On Donald

Warning: This blog post is not about travel, but about American politics (kind of). It can’t always be palm trees and cocktails in exotic places! *** OK, so here’s a little pop quiz for you….

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