Sundown: Norman Schwarzkopf Dies at 78

Plus a look at Naftali Bennett, leader of the Jewish Home party

By Adam Chandler|December 27, 2012 5:30 PM


• General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, who led the international coalition in the first Gulf War, has died at age 78. [AP [1]]

• Aron Bennett profiles Naftali Bennett, leader of the Jewish Home political party, which may place as high as third in the upcoming Israeli elections. [Times of Israel [2]]

• Roxana Saberi’s story of how being a political prisoner in Iran compelled her stand up against a New York city subway mugger. [NYT [3]]

• The New Yorker writes on spending a Jewish Christmas with the Gefilteria. [TNY [5]]

• Jewcy reports on actor Zosia Mamet, daughter of writer David Mamet, who will be making the move from television to stage with her premiere in an off-Broadway show. [Jewcy [6]]

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