When bad actors are simultaneously good

by Barry Farber -- In 1939 all the children in our Jewish Sunday school in Greensboro, North Carolina, rejoiced when the national publication for Jewish children carried a story about "a very more…

'Sanctuary city' heroism?

by Barry Farber -- May we now calmly discuss the matter of "sanctuary cities"? Unfortunately, the answer is No. Some of us Americans who were raised to obey the law believe that more…

How to know if a country's gone crazy

by Barry Farber -- Insanity doesn't have to be a private matter. Sometimes entire countries go crazy. Twice I thought I was in a country that was going crazy. Both were false more…

Sweden's pro-Trump uprising

by Barry Farber -- When my elder daughter, Bibi, was 3 I held her on my lap as our New York-to-Miami train darted through Delaware. Bibi is half-Swedish. I'm the kind of more…

Who says Superman isn't real?

by Barry Farber -- When Superman was born on the planet Krypton in the comic-book universe I was just learning to read in the real-life universe of North Carolina. We budding readers more…

How can 19 rabbis be so wrong?

by Barry Farber -- What follows is good corrective medicine for bigots who think Jews all stick together. That's the most ill-informed blob of bigotry on the planet. I've been Jewish all more…

Will the hostile left ever get over it?

by Barry Farber -- Ahoy there, My Esteemed Brethren of The Left! You show no sign of getting over the trouncing you got in the last election. And that election was over more…

Freedom has lost a great champion

by Barry Farber -- Nobody's asking you to weep for him if you didn't know him. Maybe you'll weep with me because he was such a perfect immigrant. I met Lev Navrozov more…

Just how many Jews will Trump exterminate?

by Barry Farber -- Forgive me, sir, for interrupting your caucus of "Liberals Who Say Trump Reminds Them of Hitler." I have just a few questions. The late Adolf Hitler is directly more…