74 years to the day after the Trinity nuclear test ushered in the nuclear age, are we any closer to knowing the men who carried the moral burden of the world on their shoulders? Louisa Hall’s recent novel spins out some ideas.
Nevada is home to over 76,000 Jews, many of them observant. Yet the state’s upcoming Democratic caucuses are scheduled on Shabbat even as viable alternative times are available.
(And her brother Albert won the Nobel Prize in Physics)
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Jews in the House are leaving in droves
Pro-Israel rep. will try to win one for the Dems
Flamboyant Las Vegas Mayor Oscar B. Goodman, facing the end of his term-limited reign, is waging a final battle, campaigning for his wife, Carolyn, a nice Jewish girl from New York, to succeed him
Pro-Israel Congresswoman Shelley Berkley, Democrat from Las Vegas, rides a hot streak
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