Slow restart

An AP photo used under fair use?

This is one of the best ledes to a story I’ve ever read: “Sudan has been doing some saber-rattling in the general direction of Israel since a weapons factory in Sudan was mysteriously bombed. Earlier this week, the Yarmouk complex, a state-owned weapons manufacturing complex in Khartoum and potentially a great name for a novel, met with an unfortunate accident when, according to Sundanese officials, four planes bombed it to pieces.”


Special report in The Economist: Judaism and the Jews

A quick look at a “special report” on Jews and Judaism in the Economist.