Hasdai Westbrook

Hasdai Westbrook is a contributing editor at The Brooklynite and a
former editor of New Voices magazine. His writing has appeared in The
American Prospect
and the Washington Post.

Playing Politics at School Playing Politics at School

Casting himself as tough on school crime as election day nears, Kentucky Republican Representative Geoff Davis is pushing a measure that puts the constitutional right of students a...

Oct 24, 2006 / Feature / Hasdai Westbrook

Drug War Flunks Out Drug War Flunks Out

Students for Sensible Drug Policy and the ACLU are challenging a draconian Education Department rule that blocks student drug offenders from receiving federal aid.

May 25, 2006 / Editorial / Hasdai Westbrook

The Israel Divestment Debate The Israel Divestment Debate

Traditional bonds between Jews and mainline Christians are strained as a concern for Palestinian rights spurs churches to consider divesting from Israeli companies.

Apr 20, 2006 / Feature / Hasdai Westbrook