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The story of a Guinean migrant who was sold into slavery, only to escape and become an IDF officer.
Senator Harry Reid's decision to bring the Paul Ryan budget to a vote continues to look better and better, as it is
I, too, am baffled by Jon Hunstman's (former governor of Utah and ambassador to China) decision to run for President next year. I think he'd be quite formidable in 2016, or 2012 if he manages to get through the primary, but ... yeah. He's not getting through the primary.
Expanding college opportunities to inmates would be a good thing.
The CUNY board of trustees has blocked an award to Tony Kushner on account of allegedly anti-Israel statements. Kushner responds here. Jeffrey Goldberg adds his contempt for this decision.
Donniel Hartman calls on AIPAC and J Street to end the beef.
BONUS: "As Mark squirmed into his cocoon, he thought of the many long-haired and bearded men whom he had defeated via fisticuffs over the years. But little did he know that he would soon be facing his greatest nemesis ever: Jesus Christ."