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Judea Pearl is Chancellor's professor at UCLA and president of the Daniel Pearl Foundation (www.danielpearl.org), which promotes press freedom and East-West understanding. He is a co-editor of "I am Jewish: Personal Reflections Inspired by the Last Words of Daniel Pearl (Jewish Light, 2004), winner of the National Jewish Book Award. Professor Pearl specializes in artificial intelligence, human reasoning and philosophy of science. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, and winner of the Benjamin Franklin medal for 2008, and the Alan Turing Award for 2011.

ARTICLES BY: Judea Pearl


September 25, 2020 8:54 am
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg on ‘Being Jewish’

In 2003, when my wife, Ruth, and I were editing the book I Am Jewish: Personal Reflections Inspired by the Last Words of Daniel Pearl...

August 10, 2020 4:01 am
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A Lesson for Seth Rogen (and All Jews) on Early Zionists and Arabs

Seth Rogen's interview on Marc Maron's WTF podcast, and his heartbreaking confession about how he was "fed a huge amount of lies about Israel my...

December 29, 2019 12:22 pm
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Hanukkah – Our Trust Deed to History

My grandson asked why we make such a big fuss about Hanukkah. By the tone of his voice, I could tell that a juicy recipe...

June 28, 2019 10:32 am
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Inspiration and a Rallying Cry for Jewish Students and Graduates

The following is Judea Pearl’s speech at the fourth annual UCLA Jewish Graduation on June 16. Dean [Maria] Blandizzi, friends, families, distinguished guests, and especially you,...

March 15, 2019 9:36 am
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An Open Letter to Nancy Pelosi on Ilhan Omar

The following letter is an adaptation of remarks made at the sit-in protest in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office in Washington, DC, on March 14,...

November 29, 2017 3:45 pm
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November 29: The Jewish Thanksgiving Day

For several years now, I have been campaigning to declare November 29 as the Jewish Thanksgiving Day -- a day where we give thanks to Lady History and to...

November 6, 2017 12:23 pm
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How the Balfour Declaration Redefined Indigenous People

It has been 100 years since the Balfour Declaration -- issued by the British government on November 2, 1917 -- offered the first international recognition of Jewish...

August 31, 2017 11:30 am
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The Basel Conference — 120 Years Later

One hundred and twenty years ago, on September 3, 1897, a Viennese journalist named Theodor Herzl wrote in his diary: “In Basel I founded the...

June 11, 2017 5:31 pm
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Debating the Morality of the BDS Cult

If the Jewish people ever needed an icon for their sworn enemies -- a litmus test that distinguishes those who oppose the core of Israel’s existence from...

Features

Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops

JNS.org - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens

JNS.org - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies

JNS.org - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...

World

Alpha Epsilon Pi House at Rutgers University Egged During 24-Hour Reading o...

Eggs were thrown at Rutgers University's Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity last week, during a 24-hour reading of the names of...

Israel

Self-Immolation of IDF Veteran With PTSD Highlights Struggles of Disabled S...

As Israel honored its fallen soldiers and victims of terror on the national day of memorial, the country's Defense Ministry...

Middle East

Abu Dhabi Investment Office Officially Launches in Israel

CTech — The newly opened Tel Aviv branch of the Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO) held its official launch on Monday with hundreds of business leaders, entrepreneurs and heads of...

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