The JCRC Weekly Blog

What Are We to Do About It?

By Jeremy Burton | Feb 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last Friday, I wrote about Boston’s resiliency in the face of this winter. Today I’m thinking about another kind of resiliency – the kind we need in the face of attacks on Jews around the world.The week began with the horrific attack in Copenhagen and the murder of two Danes, including one Jew, Dan Uzan, of blessed memory, as he guarded a synagogue. In the … Continue reading What Are We to Do About It? »

What’s the real deal with Iran?

By JCRC | Feb 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

A blog post from our Executive Director, Jeremy Burton The whole brouhaha over Prime Minister Netanyahu’s planned speech to Congress is a huge distraction. I personally think it is a terrible mistake to engage in activities that turn Israel and the Iranian challenge into a partisan football. The timing of when Congress passes sanctions – that would take effect only if negotiations fail – is … Continue reading What’s the real deal with Iran? »