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Just compare what the neo-Nazis said in Charlottesville to what Trump said in response

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In the Wake of Charlottesville, Orthodox Judaism’s Silence is Deafening

Why are the rabbis who were so vocal about the Iran deal so quiet when Americans are attacked on the streets by Nazis?

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Now’s Your Chance to Sponsor Israeli Chess Legend Boris Gelfand—for $20,000

To make Chess great again, one international organization is trying a radically new sponsorship program

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Palestinian Authority Cracks Down on Free Press

Arrests five journalists, shuts down 30 news websites as new law prohibits criticism of “the social fabric”

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Jerusalem of Clay

For a century, locally made Armenian pottery has brought together the holy city’s major religions in a uniquely artistic way

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Divided by a Common Language

For me, learning Hebrew was a way to fit in as a Russian immigrant growing up in Israel. For the kids in my Hebrew school class in California, the language meant something entirely different.

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The Elul Challenge: To Prepare for the High Holidays, Can You Spend an Hour a Day Without Your Phone?

To repent, you must first know yourself, which means taking a break from technology’s distractions

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India’s New Crush on Israel

How did Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s July visit with Benjamin Netanyahu fit into the last quarter-century of Indo-Israeli relations?

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Peace With the Palestinians Was a Bust. Here’s What Israel Should Do Next.

‘While peace with Palestinians may be the preferable instrument for ridding Israel of its undesirable control over millions of Palestinians, it is not the ultimate goal of the Zionist enterprise. It is an instrument.’

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Disgrace and the Democratic Socialists of America

With a vote for BDS, one part of the left heads for oblivion

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Yiddish on the Beach

Rokhl’s Golden City: A day in Coney Island

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Philip Guston: A Stumblebum in Venice

An off-track exhibit at the Accademia puts the New York School painter in the company of Titian, Tintoretto, and, weirdly, the Italian Nobel prize-winning poet Eugenio Montale

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Harold Pinter’s Birthright Trip

Excerpts from Dame Antonia Fraser’s 1978 diary of her and the playwright’s trip to Israel reveal a dusty cosmopolitan land still finding its way in a changing world