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David Hazony is the author of "The Ten Commandments: How Our Most Ancient Moral Text Can Renew Modern Life" (Scribner, 2010), which was a finalist for the 2010 National Jewish Book Award. To order, click here: http://bit.ly/cy5lkB

David's writings have appeared in The New Republic, Commentary, the Forward, CNN.com, the Jewish Chronicle, The New York Sun, Policy Review, the Jerusalem Post, and others. He blogs regularly at Contentions, the blog of Commentary Magazine.

From 2004-2007, Hazony served as editor-in-chief of Azure, the quarterly journal of Jewish public thought published by the Shalem Center. He completed his PhD at Hebrew University in Jewish Philosophy, and has focused his research on the thought of Eliezer Berkovits, including
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It often happens in sensitive negotiations between longtime adversaries. At a certain point they start talking in code. Silent looks, secret words, raised eyebrows — messages only they understand. The baffled mediator stops everything and says, “Hey, what’s going on between you two?” That’s how you know the most serious issues are finally on the table. We have reached that moment in the talks b... Read more of this blog post »
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