Posts Tagged ‘Star Trek’

What if Spock Was Right: Gilad Shalit, the Many, and the One

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Hamas announced yesterday that Gilad Shalit, the young Israeli soldier held captive by Hamas since 2006, will be released. In exchange for Shalit’s freedom, more than 1,000 Palestinian prisoners, hundreds of them convicted terrorists, will also be released. The...
October 12th, 2011 | Culture, Featured, Foreign Affairs, Global War on Terrorism, Human Rights, Judaism, Politics, Religion, Social Justice | Read More

Star Trek: Where no fan has gone before

I loved the new Star Trek movie. It wasn’t perfect, but it was close. I’ve been a fan ever since I can remember, so I wasn’t expecting much. I was disheartened – nay, insulted – by the first trailer. After all, I’M A FAN. How dare you cater to the uninitiated! My...
May 15th, 2009 | Culture, Film | Read More