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Don't judge a book (club) by its cover

...program.""Today was favorite biography," Mike Ricker said. He chose to talk about Paul Revere. Higgins chose Golda Meir, the fourth Prime Minister of Israel, who lived for many years in Higgins' hometown of Milwaukee, Wisc. Abraham...
Supporting Palestinians to fail?

...Jewish state has faced and overcome existential challenges characterized by huge regional disparities. As enunciated by Golda Meir, Israel's secret weapon in their fight against the Arabs was to have no alternative.In contrast, Israel today has...
This Day in History

...motorcyclist, Randy Scott. In the world In 1949, the Chinese Nationalist government moved from the Chinese mainland to Formosa as the Communists pressed their attacks. In 1978, former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir died in Jerusalem at age 80.
This Day in History

...located a missing hydrogen bomb which had fallen from an American bomber into the Mediterranean off Spain. In 1969, Golda Meir became prime minister of Israel. In 1992, 28 people were killed in the truck bombing of the Israeli embassy in Buenos...
Israel's war of words with Iran

...his recent accomplishment. I didn't know at the time whether or not his days were numbered, but I remembered that Golda Meir, after the massacre of the Israeli athletes in the Munich Olympics in 1972, ordered the Mossad to settle accounts with...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: Israel's ongoing existential anxiety 5/6/98

...Hence Israel's existential anxiety. When President Nixon suggested a U.S. security guarantee, Prime Minister Golda Meir replied, ``By the time you get here, we won't be here.'' A poem by Stephen Crane says: A man said to the...


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