100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

The University of Michigan Library provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes. These materials may be under copyright. If you decide to use any of these materials, you are responsible for making your own legal assessment and securing any necessary permission. If you have questions about the collection, please contact the Bentley Historical Library at bentley.ref@umich.edu

July 15, 1994 - Image 65

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
The Detroit Jewish News, 1994-07-15

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

THE ROOTS
SUMMER SALE

sideshow. For most Israelis, the
main event was the latest bout of
name-calling between Prime
Minister Yitzhak Rabin and
Likud. It began at the Jerusalem
demonstration, when Likud lead-
ers dubbed as "criminal" the de-
cision "to bring Arafat to Eretz
Yisrael." The next day, Mr. Ra-
bin charged that "an evil circle of
collusion has emerged between
the Hamas murderers and Is-
raeli's radical right." He also
called Likud's accusation that his
government planned to concede
parts of Jerusalem — creating
the impression that Israelis are
not united in their stand on the
capital's future — "an act of po-
litical villainy."
In response, at a Knesset ses-
sion on no-confidence motions
(which were defeated, 56-47),
Likud Chairman Benjamin Ne-
tanyahu decried the "verbal hooli-
ganism of a prime minister who
has lost control of his mouth."
"Where do you think you are?"
he scolded Mr. Rabin for his
sharp attack on the opposition.
"Do you think this is Saddam
Hussein's Baghdad? Do you think
you're in Stalin's Soviet Union?"
But privately, various Likud
figures wondered aloud whether
Mr. Rabin hadn't correctly ob-
served that Likud was being
drawn into the wake of the rad-
ical right. Once again, the party
had failed to get its classic con-
stituency out on the streets. Most
protesters in Jerusalem were
young, religious people ("settler
types") — and they are not going
to win Likud the next election.
Worst of all, perhaps, in terms of
its effect on wider public, all this
rhetorical mayhem was going on
while a paternal Yassir Arafat
was wooing his own people as
"my brothers, my beloved."

The atmosphere had calmed
somewhat as the chief architects
of the peace process (Mr. Rabin,
Mr. Arafat and Shimon Peres)
flew to Paris to receive a peace
prize from UNESCO. But the im-
pact of the Arafat visit will not
soon be forgotten since, finally,
Palestinian autonomy is taking
on flesh and, despite the gloom-
and-doom of Israel's opposition,
the process is going forward.

In Paris, the three leaders will
discuss a timetable for extending
autonomy to the West Bank, the
redeployment of Israeli troops, and
scheduling Palestinian elections
(perhaps in October). No one is
betting they'll pull this off quick-
ly. But courtesy of Mr. Arafat's
arrival, there is a new sense of
movement in the air. Wherever
this historic week leads to, its most
decisive result is the growing re-
alization, and the spreading ac-
ceptance, of what Palestinians
have hoped and Israeli, have sus-
pected since Oslo: Things will nev-
er be the same, and there's no
turning back now. 0

Save up to 50%

ON EVERYTHING IN THE STORE

Shoes

20 % off

his is
the life!,"
he said, as the warmth
of the whirlpool gently
soothed away his cares.
"What a mechaya!"

Feel refreshed.
oin the JCC Summer Health Club

July thru Labor Day

$175 for ages 30 & over
$100 for ages 18 - 29

*Watches not included. Sale prices oil in-stock items wily.

138 West Maple • 810-647-6687

Have You Heard?

(some restrictions apply)

by Felix Cruz

Hearing Aid Specialist

Rather than risking damage to your hear-
ing by engaging in high-impact sports, better
to walk, bicycle, or use the stair master. We
provide and service many makes and models
of hearing instruments. If it's been longer than
you can remember since you got your hear-
ing checked, now might be a good time to stop
by LUCAS-CRUZ HEARING AID SERVICE for
a quick, painless test. Our certified audiologist
performs testing and evaluations on all in-
surance covered clients. Remember, we don't
just fit aids—we provide a service. Call us at
18899 W. 12 Mile Rd. in Lathrup Village, 424-
8450.
P.S. High-impact aerobics might harm bal-
ance by causing otoliths (granules floating in a
gel in two outer ear chambers) to jam down on
hair cells that transmit information to the brain.

HIGH-IMPACT STUDY

A paper recently published in "The Jour-
nal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness"
confirms an earlier suspicion that high-impact
aerobics is related to inner-ear damage. A
study of regular high-impact exercisers found
that damage to their inner ears produced such
symptoms as persistent vertigo, dizziness, im-
balance, motion sickness, ringing or fullness
in their ears, and high-frequency hearing loss.
Eighty percent of those who complained of
these symptoms had suffered damage to the
parts of the inner ear involved with balance. It
was also noted that 67 percent of high-impact
sports enthusiasts with symptoms exhibited
high-frequency hearing loss. If switching to a
lower-impact exercise does not alleviate symp-
toms of hearing loss, a professional evalua-
tion is suggested.

Collision Work

• Exclusive Fitness Center with
State-of-the-art Exercise Equipment
• Steam, Sauna & Whirlpools
• Indoor & Outdoor Pools, Track
• Aerobics, Personal Trainers
• Racquetball, Squash, Volleyball, Tennis,
Softball, Walleyball, Basketball
• Hair Salon, Manicurist, Massage,
Laundry Service, Private Solariums

call 661-7622
or 967-4030

Ice

of Metropolitan D.trot

Personalized Custom Embroidery
and Design, Monogramming & Initializing

Paid for and brought to you as a public service by Felix Cruz



Theft Repair

Unibody Repair ■ Industry Trained
Insurance Work ■ Minor/Major





Custom Paint & Colors
All Makes & Models

GREAT FOR
Gift Giving, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Business/Promotional/Advertising/Logos,
Golf Towels, Wedding Blankets, University Wear. Individual to Large Orders.

La Mirage Center

29555 Northwestern Hwy.
Southfield, Mi 48034

Mention this ad and get
a Free Glaze

a

(with min. $500 bodywork)

MAXIECollision, Inc.

737-7122

GI

36 Month
Paint
Performance
Guarantee

32581 Northwestern Highway, Farmington Hills

(8

With ,• ■ all, .11 I `WM:-

‘ , •1

1 0) 356-0070

Hours: Monday-Friday 10 - 5

Come See
What's in Store!

FABULOUS SHOPS IN ONE
PERFECT LOCATION!

Discount Fragrances & Beauty Supplies

LEVIN'S BEAUTY SUPPLY

Oak Park
24695 Coolidge
547-9669

We carry Nailtiques

Open 7 Days

West Bloomfield
Orchard Lake Rd.
851-7323

Orchard Lake Road • North of Maple • West Bloomfield

Back to Top

© 2020 Regents of the University of Michigan