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  • Apartheid not in Israel

    Gary Olson's use of the word "apartheid" in his Your View ("New Israeli settlements doom chances for two-state solution") is misleading. According to Wikipedia, "Apartheid was a system of racial segregation in South Africa enforced through legislation."...
  • Broadway Box Office: Tide Rises as Sting's 'Last Ship' Launches

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - A rising tide lifted all boats on Broadway -- or most of them, anyway -- as sales upticked and attendance rose, with upward motion contributed by new fare including the first previews of Sting musical "The Last Ship" and Ewan...
  • Protesters regroup at Hobby Lobby

    Protesters regroup at Hobby Lobby
    A protest sprung up at Hobby Lobby in Burbank Saturday, roughly three months after an initial series of demonstrations that followed the opening of the craft chain on Victory Boulevard. The protest, hosted by the Reproductive Justice Coalition of Los...
  • Members of clergy call for repentance from officers at Ferguson protest

    ST. LOUIS The rain pounding the pavement made no difference to those urging repentance. With or without umbrellas, a gang of clergy from various faith traditions marched to the Ferguson Police Department on "Moral Monday," the last day in a weekend of...
  • Chicago and 'The Birth of the Pill'

    Chicago and 'The Birth of the Pill'
    Chicago journalist Jonathan Eig got the idea for his new book, "The Birth of the Pill," from a sermon his rabbi gave many years ago. "He was claiming the (birth-control) pill was a bigger deal than the airplane, than the A-bomb," Eig said of Rabbi...
  • The 2014 Equity Jeff Award winners are...

    The 2014 Equity Jeff Award winners are...
    On Monday night in Oakbrook Terrace, the Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee displayed a deep love for the intimate. Writers Theatre's production of August Strindberg's "The Dance of Death," a rarely produced and difficult play about the lust for power on...
  • Rebuilding Gaza for the next attack

    After World War II, the Marshall Plan helped rebuild a devastated Europe. The key word in that sentence is "after." Last weekend at a conference of donor nations held in Cairo, Egypt, to discuss rebuilding Gaza, following the latest exchange of rockets...
  • Church officials struggle to assist those with mental illness

    David Mandani heard voices telling him to kill himself. He was paranoid. He saw things others didn't. He was spiraling out of control. Mandani was hospitalized but ran away. Family members found him in a park and asked police for help. He was put in...
  • Europe examining ways to press Israel over settlements: diplomats

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - European officials are looking at new ways to press Israel to halt its building of settlements on land the Palestinians want for a state, as frustration over the construction program reaches a new high, European diplomats say. The...
  • Palestinians, Israeli police clash at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa compound

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters and shut down access to Jerusalem's al-Aqsa mosque compound on Monday in a deepening dispute over access to the area, the third holiest shrine in Islam which is also revered by Jews....
  • Palestinian mosque in West Bank torched in suspected arson

    AQRABA West Bank (Reuters) - A mosque was set alight in a suspected arson attack in the occupied West Bank on Tuesday and the name of an Israeli vigilante group called "price tag" was found scribbled on an outside wall, Palestinian officials and witnesses...