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Tikkun (1 August 2015) 30 (3): 46–48.
Published: 01 August 2015
.... In this context, many Muslims feel that the Charlie Hebdo caricatures and the Danish cartoon affair are emblematic of the West’s inability to apply equitable standards of hate speech to itself. The caricatures of the Prophet appear as a continuation of the medieval polemic against Islam, a polemic...
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Tikkun (1 April 2015) 30 (2): 2.
Published: 01 April 2015
... because it eschews their crude caricatures of the more sophisticated versions of contemporary religions. Kitcher hopes for a supersession of the privileged scriptures of religion to “a more inclusive collection of resources … supplied by the natural and social sciences … [and] derived from the great...
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Tikkun (1 November 2008) 23 (4): 70.
Published: 01 November 2008
.... Republicans, whose stock-in-trade take a team of critics to read through all the his scrawny beard and underpants-turban, has been ginning up fear (think of those responses, a brief review suggests that most Achmed is a clattering caricature. And, as if pre-Election Day terror alerts), could say are...
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Tikkun (1 April 2010) 25 (2): 6.
Published: 01 April 2010
... wirelessly instructed natural resources. It is a distorted Hollywood caricature, but one to imitate that behavior? with enough verisimilitude to permit suspension of disbelief. This emerging technology that promises so much in treat­ Boy, are the people, plants, and forest on that planet beautiful...
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Tikkun (1 January 2012) 27 (1): 13–63.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Sander L. Gilman When caricatures of Muhammad were published in a Danish newspaper back in September 2005, the rationale was that if Muslims were going to be part of Danish society, they had to learn to laugh at themselves. The culture editor of the Danish Jyllands-Posten (Flemming Rose...
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Tikkun (1 November 2007) 22 (6): 16–18.
Published: 01 November 2007
... quite satisfying about it. Think of the plot of every James Bond film, not to mention thousands of other movies. The bad guys are caricatures: being ruthless and without remorse, they must be stopped by any means necessary. Because the villains like to hurt people, it’s okay to hurt them...
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Tikkun (1 November 2007) 22 (6): 60–62.
Published: 01 November 2007
... Left (including this magazine, which has declined to publish caricature cartoons) concede that, while an ad hominem attack can help to bring down a political op­ ponent, it may also make everyone more cynical about politics, while...
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Tikkun (1 December 2010) 25 (6): 11–14.
Published: 01 December 2010
... ordinary people. This in turn made her suspicious of the prosecution’s caricature of Eichmann as “the monster” responsible for the suffering of the Jewish people, as well as impatient with the use of a judicial proceeding to rehearse the story of Jewish suffering before the world and especially...
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Tikkun (1 November 2013) 28 (4): 16–18.
Published: 01 November 2013
.... Think of how nuns are caricatured in films. I am always fascinated by how often people will apologize to me as a clergy person for cursing in front of me. As if somehow a woman of the cloth leads a sheltered life, insulated from the hard edges of the world. See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil. (The...
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Tikkun (1 November 2014) 29 (4): 31–32.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and cuts to empowering mental health support networks — take, for example, Congressman Tim Murphy’s campaign to eliminate protections for people with mental illness as a means of supposedly protecting the public from dangerous and unstable people. Disabled people become caricatures of disability...
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Tikkun (1 January 2014) 29 (1): 28–31.
Published: 01 January 2014
.... And in trying to cage evil desire, energy, and power, we sometimes wind up caging desire itself, energy itself, and power itself. And then we come to resemble Rand’s caricatures of over-sensitive, whiny, ineffectual liberals. With the very best of intentions, we often hold back our own drive and...
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Tikkun (1 August 2012) 27 (3): 42–45.
Published: 01 August 2012
... carry out devastating drone strikes and threaten war, ugly caricatures of “enemy” nations ought not blind us to the suffering caused by our governments’ policies. Nor should they guide our understanding of a culturally diverse region with a proud history of resilience and resistance. Reza Aslan...
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Tikkun (1 October 2009) 24 (5): 67–68.
Published: 01 October 2009
... way other people play video games, and veloped beyond bit-part caricatures. the most sorely missed opportunity so far throws off his body armor when he gets to The political and psychological short­ this year. ■ feeling warm? comings of The Hurt Locker are surprising...
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Tikkun (1 December 2008) 23 (6): 9–13.
Published: 01 December 2008
.... face economic discrimination, racist caricatures, police harass­ police caricatures, racist discrimination, economic face...
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Tikkun (1 January 2010) 25 (1): 60–61.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of thinking and feeling the challenge that a fuller learning offers. larger Jewish world. The grave historical betrays both efforts, producing instead a injustices that have been inflicted on the caricature of education in which we either Goads A lo n g th e Way Jews of the Mediterranean and the...
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Tikkun (1 January 2016) 31 (1): 44–48.
Published: 01 January 2016
...-like caricature of the evil Arab. But then a depressing realization emerges—sympathy for the devil. Abu Nazir and Brody—his co-conspirator—are not evil incarnate: They want to avenge the drone attack that murdered Abu Nazir’s son, whom Brody befriended. This is the attack that radicalized Brody and...
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Tikkun (1 April 2017) 32 (2): 59–62.
Published: 01 April 2017
...-Semitism. As long as anti-Zionism caricatures Zionism as just another European colonial enterprise, ignoring the age-old relationship of the Jewish people to the land on the eastern seaboard of Mediterranean, it is anti-Semitism. In place of the overwhelming predominance of non-constructive anti-Zionist...
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Tikkun (1 November 2011) 26 (4): 28–47.
Published: 01 November 2011
... and hurt the war effort. D uring W orld W ar II, A merican newspapers were, understand ably, filled with editorials and cartoons using caricature, mockery, and sarcasm to depict Japanese and German leaders and people. But Geisel’s cartoons reveal that he was swept up by anti-Japanese...
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Tikkun (1 April 2009) 24 (2): 24–29.
Published: 01 April 2009
... a lecherous with a cross on depicted woman was Aryan an as caricature Christen, Deutsche by effeminate insisted but long had immutable, Anti-Semites by Jews. not was destruction to Aryanism subject that fears reinforced and...
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Tikkun (1 November 2018) 33 (4): 24–29.
Published: 01 November 2018
... nourishment. Racist whites, however, made the fruit a symbol of African American dirtiness, laziness, and childishness. Black caricatures with watermelons were ubiquitous in film, postcards, household goods, and other expressive forms. The nails on the watermelon signify the Black determination to destroy...