Rabbi Simon Jacobson is the author of the best-selling book Toward a Meaningful Life and heads The Meaningful Life Center (www.meaningfullife.com), which bridges the secular and the spiritual, through a wide variety of live and on-line programming. The Center, which has now found its home in Downtown Manhattan's East Village, MLC@ 6th, at 325 East Sixth Street, presents to people of all backgrounds, the universal teachings of Torah as a blueprint for life.
Rabbi Jacobson is the publisher of the largest Yiddish-English weekly newspaper, The Algemeiner Journal (www.algemeiner.com), filling the position of his illustrious father, esteemed journalist Gershon Jacobson.
In this segment, Harvard Professor, Ruth Wisse discusses the complexities of the current war that is being waged upon the Jewish people in the state of Israel.
Professor Wisse expounds on the varied dimensions of this war: it’s mis-characterization as a conflict between two equally legitimate sides, it’s manifestation within U.S. politics and it’s presence on university campuses.
Join Professor Ruth Wisse for this insightful and enlightening look at the current political situation in the state of Israel.