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A Fancy Frenchman’s Jewish Jesus

Followers of The Barking Fox may have noticed the frequent appearance of illustrations by the French artist Jacques Joseph Tissot (1836-1902), better known in English as James

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Fox Byte 5775 #40: Balak

בָּלָק The great military leaders of World War II include nine who attained the highest rank awarded by the United States of America.  Those five-star

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How Names Matter

In recent days I had the great honor and pleasure of delivering the keynote address to my nephew Daniel on the occasion of his attaining

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What I Saw in Auschwitz

One generation ago, on January 27, 1945, the Red Army liberated the Polish town of Oświęcim.  The world has come to know that town not by

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