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. […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 criticizing opinion article on gay marriage decision by U.S. Supreme Court.
Hannah Rosenthal letter about JCC Maccabi Games.
Letter reacting to article about Wisconsin WPA artists.
Letter to the editor from a Jewish Republican.
A second letter attacking the JVP opinion article in the previous issue.
Letter to the editor attacking JVP oped in previous issues.