This was an excellent article, but I don't remember seeing a thread about it. Someone please advise me if it's a duplicate. I hesitated posting it because I was afraid it would start a war in here, but the issues are important. Let's avoid throwing stones. I will state that I agree with Rabbi Eric Yoffie. This gave me some hope that religion can act responsibly. http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2005-11-19-jewish-leader_x.htm Read through it and discuss what you see as good and as not good.