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History Lesson: Bernie Sanders is no 'Communist,' and 'Democratic Socialists' are as American as Apple Pie.

Kenneth D. Ackerman | Posted 03.04.2016 | Politics
Kenneth D. Ackerman

Bernie Sanders' version of Democratic Socialism fits easily in this long moderate tradition. Those who try to stigmatize him by shouting "Communist!" are engaging in scare tactics and nothing more. Sanders is no communist, and in America, we have all been socialists for years.

Raising A 10-Year-Old World Record Holder

Posted 07.11.2012 | Parents

Ten-year-old Naomi Kutin is part of an elite group. Like tween skateboard master Tom Schaar, she's joined a tiny contingent of kids whose short biogra...

Jewish Groups Use Exemptions For Churches To Skirt Rules, Put Pension Plans At Risk

Posted 02.29.2012 | Religion

By Nathan Guttman The Jewish Daily Forward WASHINGTON -- Seeking to cut pension costs, Jewish social service groups are using an obscure tax looph...

The Forward 50: Right Wingers, Chelsea Clinton Included On Top Jews List

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Nicole Neroulias Religion News Service (RNS) Russian and right-wing Jews make a splash in this year's list of influential people compiled by The F...