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Bernard Starr, Ph.D. is professor emeritus at the City University of New York where he taught developmental and educational psychology. He has written op-ed and commentary articles for the Scripps Howard News Service, United Press International, and is currently a blogger at the Huffington Post. He also hosts and produces short documentaries on active living for Phoenix Rising Television Productions, and he is the main UN representative for the Institute of Global Education. His latest book, Escape Your own Prison: Why We need Spirituality and Psychology to be Truly Free, is published by Rowman and Littlefield.

ARTICLES BY: Bernard Starr

July 15, 2013 8:20 am

Taking the Jew Out of Jesus – And Putting it Back

When I was a guest on Dr. Michael Brown's nationally syndicated radio show "Line of Fire," our conversation focused on a chapter in my book Jesus Uncensored,...

June 27, 2013 1:27 am

‘The Last Supper According to Judas’ in the Works by Famed Filmmaker Armondo Linus Acosta (INTERVIEW)

Bible stories are hot and Hollywood studios are rushing to cash in. Leading the pack, Viacom is teaming up with Paramount Pictures for a...

June 21, 2013 6:29 am

“Christ Killers”: The Hidden Agenda

The historic charge "Christ Killers" leveled against Jews is one of the most bizarre indictments ever made. Its defiance of facts and logic...

June 4, 2013 12:21 am

Both Jesus and Paul Lived and Died Dedicated Jews

It's widely acknowledged that Jesus was a thoroughly practicing Jew throughout his life. Anglican Priest Bruce Chilton expressed that conclusion explicitly and...

May 21, 2013 2:17 pm

Why Christians Were Denied Access to Their Bible for 1,000 Years

The Council of Nicaea called by the Emperor Constantine met in 325 C.E. to establish a unified Catholic Church. At that point no ...

May 12, 2013 7:28 am

Was Jesus Gay? Unlikely. Married? Maybe. Both? Possibly

We know little about Jesus' personal life. The four canonical Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John) provide few details -- and they say nothing about...

May 3, 2013 10:06 am

Surprise: ‘Jew in a Box’ Is Not in a Box

When the media dubbed an innovative and informative exhibit at the Jewish Museum in Berlin "Jew in a Box," it drew outrage from around the...

April 26, 2013 3:12 pm

To Experience Jesus, Visit a Synagogue

When I began gathering material for my recently published book, "Jesus Uncensored: Restoring the Authentic Jew," I described the project to an orthodox...

April 17, 2013 1:53 am

Art That’s ‘Too Jewish’

An exhibit of Pre-Raphaelite art opened at Washington's National Gallery of Art on Feb. 17th that will run through May 19th. This art genre was...

April 10, 2013 6:48 am

Three Cheers for ‘Jew in a Box’ for Thinking Out of the Box

When I first read the headline "Jew in a Box," describing a museum exhibit, I was shocked. I immediately assumed that it must be...

April 3, 2013 1:56 am

Jesus and the Violent History of Christianity

Christians call Jesus the Lamb of God, the Prince of Peace and the Embodiment of Love. These spiritual and humanistic depictions of Jesus, drawn...

March 22, 2013 1:58 am

Mayor Bloomberg Launches a Clandestine Passover Police Unit (SPOOF)

On the heels of the court revocation of Bloomberg's ban on 16-ounce soft drinks, New York's mayor promptly created a secret Passover police ...

March 20, 2013 1:08 am

How European Artists Invented a Fair-Skinned, Gentile Jesus

If you looked at Leonardo da Vinci's 15th century painting "The Last Supper" and didn't know that it depicted a gathering of Jesus and...

March 7, 2013 1:18 am

The Ethnic Cleansing of Judaism in Medieval and Renaissance Art

The New York Times recently reviewed an impressive new exhibit at the Frick Collection in New York City of the paintings of 15th century artist...


Ukraine’s Zelensky says Situation at the Front Getting Tougher

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday that the situation on the front lines in the east of the country was getting tougher and Russia was throwing more and more...


Islamic Jihad Chief Visits Cairo to Discuss Israeli-Palestinian Escalation

i24 News - Ziad al-Nakhala, Secretary-General of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist group, visited Cairo to discuss the recent escalation in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Egyptian leadership, local media...

Middle East

Nobel Laureate Ebadi Says Iran’s ‘Revolutionary Process’...

Iranian Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shirin Ebadi said the death in custody of a young Iranian Kurdish woman last year...

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