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(re: “Why is it so hard to see what’s right in front of you?” Sept. 22) This will be my last missive on the Israel-Palestine issue, in response to the Jeselsohns and Charles Moerdler.  (We have to stop meeting this way!)  more
To the editor: (re: “Dinowitz should exit council,” July 21) I have never understood why anyone would want to be elected to public office. Why would anyone want to endure horrifying personal attacks, endless complaints, and the other obvious downsides when running a campaign? more
To the editor: (re: “A deeper look at BDS, antisemitism and reality,” Aug. 4) Some remarks and a reaction to Peter Wolf’s Point of View in a recent edition of The Riverdale Press. more
(re: “A deeper look at BDS, antisemitism and reality,” Aug. 4) Revealingly ignoring undeniable Russian butchery of Ukrainian civilians, China’s oppression of Uyghur Muslims in concentration camps, and Iranian and Syrian ethnic cleansing, Peter Wolf again directs his ire at Jews. He invokes misplaced moral principles to baselessly justify the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement’s assault on Israel and Jewry in an uninformed and inaccurate exegesis that seeks to warrant the savagery of those, like Hamas and Palestine Islamic Jihad, who mindlessly kill and maim Israeli civilians. more
By PETER WOLF   G iven the large Jewish population in and around Riverdale, concerns about antisemitism is understandable. But the equation of antisemitism with groups opposed to … more
To the editor: (re: “It’s North Bronx groups vs. Dinowitz on BDS,” June 2) Thank you for your coverage of issues affecting our community, both local and global. more
In just a few weeks, U.S. Rep. Jamaal Bowman's congressional district is going to shift out of the Bronx, for the most part. And apparently one neighbor to the north — the mayor of Yonkers, in fact — isn't happy about that fact. more
Memories of the Holocaust still haunt Jessica Haller, even though she didn’t personally live through it. more
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