Armin Rosen is a New York-based writer. He has written for The Atlantic, City Journal, and World Affairs Journal, and was recently a senior reporter for Business Insider.
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The State of Israel Confronts Anti-Semitism. But What Is It?

The Jewish Diaspora versus the national-policy interests of the Jewish state: a dispatch from a confounding forum on the rise and spread of an old hatred

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A Walking Tour of Secret Jerusalem

From the mundane to the sublime, Sarah Tuttle-Singer, author of a new book about the city, knows its mysteries, earthly and divine

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At Notre Dame, Rethinking Catholic Attitudes Toward Israel

An afternoon of religion and diplomacy

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Trump’s Iran Deal Announcement Draws Praise, Ire

From Barack Obama to Benjamin Netanyahu, the American withdrawal from the JCPOA elicits strong responses

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How Ewa Kurek, the Favorite Historian of the Polish Far Right, Promotes Her Distorted Account of the Holocaust

In public events across America, including one attended by a U.S. Congressman, the formerly respected scholar accused rich Jews of plotting with the Nazis to kill their poor brethren and argued that the ghettos were voluntary

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New York High School Students Shoot a Film in Israel

‘Be Free,’ set in Mandatory Palestine, is the creation of the Ghetto Film School’s graduates

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Ex-Obama Spokesman Tommy Vietor Says Stolen Iranian Nuclear Archive was ‘Cooked’

When things don’t go their way, the cool kids in Washington DC have a hep new answer: Blame the Jews

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Live, From New York, It’s Javad Zarif

Still dissembling, Iran’s foreign minister looked a bit less polished this week in Manhattan

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Koch Dark Money Funds Anti-Israel Darlings

How Stephen Walt became the new foreign policy gatekeeper for the right

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The Problem with ‘Wild, Wild Country’

The show’s lack of interest in Rajneeshism as actual religion makes it incoherent

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Polish Consulate Cancels Award for Polish-Jewish Dialogue

After nearly honoring a historian some in the Jewish community consider a Holocaust revisionist

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A Stranger in Poland

Marian Turski, the 91-year-old Polish Auschwitz survivor, on the new anti-Semitism, the moral force of lived experience, and the lingering power of humiliation

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Questioning Bobby Fischer

ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap reported many difficult stories throughout his career, but it’s his interview with the troubled and anti-Semitic chess great he’ll never forget

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The Undercover Mossad Agent Who Became a Celebrated Egyptian Artist

A new exhibition sheds light on the life of Shlomo Cohen-Abravanel, who was renowned in Cairo as the painter Charduval. But just how much of it is true?

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New Accusations of Anti-Semitism Rock Labour

Jeremy Corbyn and his speechwriter both implicated

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Brooklyn Law Professor Appointed to Israel’s Supreme Court

‘He’s casual, he’s direct, he says what he thinks, and he’s hard to offend’

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IDF Officer Debates Former Syrian Military Officer on Al Jazeera

‘Is the Syrian pride in downing an Israeli plane after 30 years similar to the joy of a paraplegic who succeeds in moving his fingers for a few seconds?’

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Another Labour Party Leader Expelled for Anti-Semitism

This time it was Tony Greenstein, who had a nasty habit of calling people “Zios.” But what’s next for the troubled party?

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Free Baquer and Siamak Namazi

An American father and son languish in an Iranian prison

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Qatar and American Jews

News about an inflammatory documentary breaks just as a charm offensive is underway. What does Doha really want?

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Intra-Catholic Debate Raises Thorny Questions About the Church’s Relations with the Jews

Will inter-faith rapprochement continue? Or is a pushback on the horizon?

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How New Orleans Almost Got Duped Into Endorsing BDS

Without any durable victories of real significance, the BDS movement might be starting to aim lower

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‘First Things’ Publishes Defense of Notorious Historic Kidnapping and Forced Conversion of Jewish Boy, Debate Ensues

A century and a half later, the Edgardo Mortara case, soon to be a Steven Spielberg film, continues to challenge the faithful

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New Jersey Divests From Danish Bank Over Its Support for BDS

By selling its shares in Danske Bank, the Garden State is giving teeth to its anti-BDS legislation

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At Sotheby’s, One Last Glimpse Of Jewish Treasures

There was plenty to be found at Sotheby’s “Important Judaica” auction, including the world’s oldest complete Ashkenazi siddur (price: $300,000)

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Literary Magazine Apologizes for Running Excerpt by American Jewish Author After Accusations of “Othering” Emerge

In chilling note, Literary Hub announces that “there can be no meaningful separation of the literary and the political”

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Is the BDS Movement Failing? Depends on Your Definition of Success.

Israel’s haters on campus are less and less effective in stopping institutions from collaborating with the Jewish state, but increasingly good at making Israeli speakers feel unwelcome

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Nikki Haley Backs Off of Controversial Statement About Qatar and Hamas

“The US does not—and will not—recognize a difference between the political and military arms of Hamas,” the UN ambassador writes

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Kiss and Tell

A new book of photographs by Lynn Goldsmith, documenting rock’s most-most band, is a runaway bestseller

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In Praise of Dril, the Twitter Genius Who Is Never Funnier Than When He Tweets About Israel or Jews

And to think we almost lost this anonymous genius by callously revealing his real identity…

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