Joseph Aaron

Dishonorable Jews

I guess you just can’t write a column on one topic in the age of Trump. The news comes so fast and furious, so full of fire and fury, thanks to the Donald, that every…


Assorted Jewish nuts

I’m all over the place this week. One. You know, I’m starting to think it might be easier to list all those prominent Jews who are not creeps, pervs or crooks then it would be…


Not normal, not Jewish

Well, it’s becoming clearer and clearer that we’ve got the mother of all shandahs on our hands. Shandah being the Yiddish word for something that brings shame upon the Jews. If you thought having Monica…


Jewish pride, Jewish shame

Well, this is a proud time for the Jewish people. In fact, it’s been one piece of proud news after another for quite a while now. A few months ago, the whole country changed, thanks…


Jared the joke

When AOL News starts mocking you, you know you’ve become a joke. I admit I have never had any use for Prince Jared Kushner. Indeed, while I have spent much of my career saying much…


Two of a kind

I am more convinced than ever that Bibi is Trump’s brother from another, in this case, Jewish mother. I mean, they have so much in common. They both are on wife number three, having both…


Polish joke

My mother was born in Warsaw, which makes me half Polish. Now if one engages in ugly stereotypes, I’m sure the fact that I’m half Polish is no surprise to my many fans on the…


Tears and laughter

Sometimes you gotta laugh, sometimes you gotta cry. Spend your time reading news about Jews and you find yourself doing quite a bit of both. It made me cry to read that one-third of Holocaust…


Nuts, crazy, insane

Has everybody gone crazy? Is the whole world nuts? And I’m not even thinking about Trump when I ask those questions. Even though it is a wonder to behold when U.S. senators, with a straight…


A strange land

If ‘merit based’ immigration, the ultimate fantasy of hateful racists like Donald Trump, had been in place after World War II, my parents never would have gotten into this country. Yes, I am the son…