Letters

Letter, June 2018

Posted on: June 25, 2018 | 12 Tammuz 5778 by Rob Golub

To the editor: Bart Ehrman, author of “The Triumph of Christianity” was interviewed today on NPR. That prompted a Google search of his work, which turned up, among others, a New York Times article reviewing “Triumph.” The article states that in 60 A.D. there were roughly 1,000 Christians. By 300 A.D. there were 2.5 million. […]

I was one of those Jewish students from New York who descended on Madison in the ’60s

Posted on: April 3, 2018 | 18 Nisan 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

To the editor: (Re: Musician Ben Sidran’s 1960s reunion recalls Jewish influx, February, 2018)  I was one of those Jewish students from New York who descended on Madison in the ’60s. With our long dark hair, dungarees and black turtlenecks we were definitely different from the pageboy, skirt and sweater sets of the Midwest girls. […]

Letters, March 2018

Posted on: March 21, 2018 | 5 Nisan 5778 by Special to the Chronicle

  To the editor: Whew! Tell us how you really feel! Even for a guy like me who is sometimes slow on the upload, it is readily apparent that Mr. Zak Mazur (commentary in February issue, page 27) does not like President Trump.  Rather than discuss feelings, perhaps a review of the facts surrounding President Trump’s decision […]

Letters, July 2017

Posted on: June 30, 2017 | 6 Tammuz 5777 by Special to the Chronicle

Editor should recall history To the editor: Editor Rob Golub insinuates an equivalency between Israel’s successful self-defense against its probable annihilation in the ‘67 war, and the despondency of the Arab Palestinians due to that event not occurring, while imploring that “we hear the other side” as a means toward ending the conflict. He would […]

Letter: Opinion on gay marriage not based on research

Posted on: August 31, 2015 | 16 Elul 5775 by WJC Staff

Letter criticizing opinion article on gay marriage decision by U.S. Supreme Court.

Letter: JCC Maccabi Games were an incredible high

Posted on: August 31, 2015 | 16 Elul 5775 by WJC Staff

Hannah Rosenthal letter about JCC Maccabi Games.

Letter: Lichter was another WPA Jewish artist

Posted on: April 28, 2015 | 9 Iyyar 5775 by WJC Staff

Letter reacting to article about Wisconsin WPA artists.

Letter: Which party is really looking out for Israel?

Posted on: March 30, 2015 | 10 Nisan 5775 by WJC Staff

Letter to the editor from a Jewish Republican.

Letter: Now is a time to differentiate our rhetoric from our destroyers’

Posted on: January 29, 2015 | 9 Shevat 5775 by WJC Staff

A second letter attacking the JVP opinion article in the previous issue.

Letter: Concessions will not bring peace

Posted on: January 29, 2015 | 9 Shevat 5775 by WJC Staff

Letter to the editor attacking JVP oped in previous issues.