Opinion


Journal Hits the Reset Button

The Board of Overseers has become concerned by some of the content and opinion pieces appearing over the past several months in this newspaper and it has acted decisively.Read More


Istanbul Terror Attack

We offer our condolences – as a people who know what suffering is made of – to our friends in the Muslim community as they celebrate their holy month of Ramadan.Read More


Thank You Seth

Congressman Seth Moulton has shown himself to be a thoughtful representative, one who has not always played it safe.Read More


Jill Stein and the Role of Radical Jewish Women in Politics

By Lana Adler

This isn’t 2000 and this isn’t the Bush/Gore race. Serious dissatisfaction with both leading candidates has brought to the forefront the feeling that we exist within a “predatory” political system.Read More


Another Reason Trump Must Be Stopped

By Alan Elsner

Donald Trump’s interview in Haaretz was more than scary. It was terrifying.Read More


Terrorism, Homophobia and Slaughter in Orlando

The tragedy in Orlando is a continuation of mass shootings past and of more mass shootings certain to come. As long as lunatics have access to automatic weapons, the slaughter will continue.Read More


Hillary Clinton’s Accomplishment

What Hillary Clinton achieved recently in becoming the Democratic nominee for president is as big a story in human development and American progress as we’re likely to encounter.Read More


Muhammad Ali

Words fail us in attempting to eulogize Ali except to use Shakespeare: “He was a man through and through. We shall not see his like again.”Read More


A “Conversation” at Shirat Hayam Draws Crowd

The night featured noted Marblehead political consultant Michael Goldman and Jewish Journal publisher Josh Resnek.Read More


In Defense of Hillary

By David Jacobson

After reading Ms. Swirsky’s article in the May 19th Journal, I was upset by the vitriol, lack of any actual verifiable facts, her extreme bias, and a total lack of any pretense to journalistic professionalism.Read More


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