My uncle, godfather of the Jewish singles business, created a Christmas Eve tradition
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogue
Another egregious campaign by the animal rights group, which once compared Shoah victims to pigs
Raphael Glucksmann should be with his family in Paris, but he’s too busy defending the nascent liberal democracy in Ukraine
Kerry and others talk in terms of demographics, but it’s a question of rights
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
This weekend’s elections cemented the neo-fascist movement’s political role
A visit to Kiev’s Jewish institutions reveals Jews there are less concerned about their neighbors at home than the bully next door
How Abby Martin’s on-air jab at Russian intervention in Crimea helps Putin
Europe’s approach to banning expression lets people feel good but does nothing to eradicate racism
Troubling policy departure is a misguided response to NSA spying revelations
Fought to record anti-gay violations in State Department’s human rights report
The controversial Berlin exhibit gets an unprecedented guest
Bizarre clash of ideals at CUNY, where Israel is accused of using its gay-rights record to conceal its oppression of Palestinians
WJC chief waffles after condemning Hungarian PM’s inaction
Media magnate Axel Springer’s significant, and unheralded, role in repairing German-Jewish relations
To have conversations with Germans about Jews, I had to become an exhibition at Berlin’s Jewish Museum
Journalist Jakob Augstein appears alongside Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on a top 10 list of the world’s worst bigots
World’s most prestigious book fair also features anti-Semitic books
Saudi Arabia, China, and Iran ban books. Why are they being honored on the European book-fair circuit?
Berlin’s Jewish Museum gave Judith Butler and Germans permission to indulge dangerous political impulses
A Danish art exhibit attacks public figures who ‘insult’ but not those who issue death threats in response
Germany treats L. Ron Hubbard’s movement as a cult and a threat to democracy. The U.S. should follow its example.
‘America’s Mayor,’ who once called for U.S. intervention in Kosovo, is now consulting for Serbian nationalists
Ken Livingstone, the once and perhaps future London mayor, has made a string of anti-Semitic remarks. Why do his party’s leaders indulge him?
Hungary’s far-right activists used to rally in the streets. Now they’re in parliament, where their party, Jobbik, is stoking hatred of Jews and Roma.
Andrew Breitbart, the conservative web entrepreneur who died today, was perceived by many as a jester. He also revolutionized the media landscape.
Norman Eisen, an old friend of Obama’s from Harvard Law School, is bolstering the forces of liberalism as ambassador to the Czech Republic
With the release of an Israeli arrested on bogus charges in the Republic of Georgia, the two U.S. allies can get back to building a close relationship