Judaism and American Public Life: A Symposium
- God bless America and Israel. Mayberg, Manette // Washington Jewish Week;7/4/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 27, p17
The article reflects on the culture of Israel and the U.S. and states that as per the American Jewish community, Israel could benefit from a wholesale importation of American culture, values and enshrined constitutional provisions. She mentions that while Israel and the U.S. have significant...
- Coalition unites on Constitution. Pisarova, Martina // Slovak Spectator;02/19/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p1
Focuses on issues concerning the constitutional reform in Slovakia. Proposals submitted for the reform; Debate on the constitutional amendments; Issues of debate on abortion.
- Letters to the Editor. // New Jersey Jewish News;3/28/2013, Vol. 67 Issue 13, p16
Several letters to the editor is presented in response to the previous articles in the February 20, 2013 issue including the second amendment for the American public to have high powered assault weapons, promotion of politics through the film "The Gate Keepers," and the six former Shin Bet that...
- Personal View. Bury, R.F. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);1/16/1988, Vol. 296 Issue 6616, p206
Focuses on the moral justification of an argument related to abortion. Decision of the mother regarding the fate of the baby; Amendments of act 1967; Evaluation of medical reasons to perform abortion.
- An Exchange on Abortion. Schlueter, Nathan; Bork, Robert H. // Human Life Review;Winter2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p17
Discusses the U.S. Constitution's interpretation of the issue of abortion. Pro-life advocates' consistent misinterpretation of the Constitution; Arguments of restoration advocates; Deceptive argument that the ontological status of the unborn child is open to doubt.
- THE PERPETUAL ANXIETY OF LIVING CONSTITUTIONALISM. Leib, Ethan Z. // Constitutional Commentary;Summer2007, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p353
The author reflects on the failure of Professor Jack Balkin to address fully the needs and anxieties of a living constitutionalism that is more than an anti-theoretical desire for flexibility and nice liberal results like the right to abortion. He suggests why originalism and living...
- Jewish groups unleash on abortion bill. KAMPEAS, RON // New Jersey Jewish News;6/27/2013, Vol. 67 Issue 26, p20
The article informs that the American Liberal Jewish groups have opposed an abortion bill that bans abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy, passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on June 18, 2013, and mentions that the bill affects the 1973 Supreme Court decision on the case Roe v. Wade.
- Judaism and Abortion: The Hijacking of a Tradition. Nadler, Richard // Human Life Review;Winter2006, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p43
The article discusses the pro-life tradition in Judaism coming across with the fact that in the U.S., Jews are the most potential of all religious groups to support abortion-on-demand. The author points out that the falsification of Jewish teaching on abortion is the result of a deconstruction...
- Common law and constitutionalism in the abortion case. Stoner Jr., James R. // Review of Politics;Summer93, Vol. 55 Issue 3, p421
Discusses the attempts to recover the legal status of tradition in constitutional interpretation. The 1992 Supreme Court decision on abortion case, `Planned Parenthood versus Casey'; Reaffirmation of `Roe versus Wade'; Contribution of the common law elements of American constitutionalism;...