Israel

Article comes across as silly

I am baffled by a disjointed front-page article on Aug. 24 by Gus Thomson (“McClintock, Uppal clash on Israel, Iran saber-rattling”).Where exactly are the Auburn Journa ...

Noon Hour Update: Placer County regional wastewater plant; archeological digs in Israel and family rallies for young daughter

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Sunday and onl ...

Vote out that poser Obama

Re: “Obama gets things done,” (Reader Input, Oct. 31). As usual, Ron Lowe is way off base with his assessment of Obama’s effectiveness as a leader. For starters, Guantanamo i ...

Where are the statesmen?

Here we go again! The right wing of the Republican Party seems to be “Departing Controlled Flight” in its ill-conceived attempt to disembowel FEMA by playing the same parlor ga ...

Local residents give voice to Middle East conflict

Middle Eastern-Americans are speaking out about the situation in the Middle East, including the resignation of a dictator and strained relations between Israel and Palestine. Aubu ...

‘Son of Hamas’ returns to Auburn

A man who has witnessed the conflict in the Middle East is coming to Auburn again next week. Mosab Hassan Yousef was born in Ramallah in the West Bank, and is the son of one of t ...

Allow Palestinians their homeland

The Obama administration needs your help. Send your supporting messages to the administration at www.whitehouse.gov/contact The Palestinian lands were divided by the United Natio ...

It’s too early for Palestinian state

We all hope that President Obama will be successful in bringing peace to the Middle East. But, pushing Israel into accepting a Palestinian state before Palestinians are ready to ...

Sam Nichols to spend three years working for peace in Palestine

Auburn’s Sam Nichols wants to promote non-violence. To do that, the Placer High School graduate is going to one of the most conflict-riddled areas in the world. After a one-mo ...