Yair Rosenberg is a senior writer at Tablet and the editor of the English-language blog of the Israeli National Archives. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
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88 Senators Signed AIPAC’s New Pro-Israel Letter. Here’s Why Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and Ben Sasse Didn’t.

Three dissents from the GOP’s rising stars reflect the growing challenges in forging a bipartisan pro-Israel consensus

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Meet Joel Sollender, the Jewish Prisoner of the Nazis Taking It to Donald Trump in Hillary’s Latest Ad

Trump has said soldiers who are captured are not war heroes. This 91-year-old veteran begs to differ.

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Yeshiva University Search Committee Picks Ari Berman To Be School’s Next President

The Israel-based rabbi and PhD came out on top of a competitive and accomplished collection of candidates

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If Not Now, When? A Recent History of Hillel’s Misattributed Maxim, From Ivanka Trump to Ronald Reagan

Trump’s daughter wrongly sourced one of the most famous quotes in rabbinic literature. She was not the first to do so.

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WATCH: Head of Batsheva Dance Company Calls Out Bad Faith of Boycotters of Israeli Artists

‘If boycotting my company can help the Palestinian people, I would boycott my own show’

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Oberlin President Marvin Krislov to Step Down

Krislov’s resignation will take effect at the end of this academic year, and follows a tumultuous year of protest and anti-Semitism scandals on campus

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The Five Best Explanations for Why Donald Trump Wore a Jewish Prayer Shawl at a Church Event on Saturday

We leave the gentiles alone for just one day and stuff like this happens

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Why a Vote for Trump Is a Vote for Mainstreaming Anti-Semites

Like his father before him, Donald Trump, Jr. recently retweeted an anti-Semite. Neither of them hate Jews; the problem is that their campaign is dependent on a rabid support base that does.

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New Poll of Jewish Voters in Florida Finds Trump Losing to Clinton by a Whopping 43 Points

Most Jews traditionally vote Democratic, but these results suggest Trump may lose the voting segment by even greater margins than past Republican candidates

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A George Soros-Funded Palestinian Media Outlet Runs Anti-Semitic Article Series

Soros’s Open Society Foundations has reprimanded the organization, and the pieces were taken down by the outlet without a correction or apology

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Oberlin’s Anti-Semitic Professor Still Doing Anti-Semitic Things on Facebook

Joy Karega, who is under investigation by the college for her conduct on social media, has apparently picked up right where she left off

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Read ‘Strip Mine,’ a Strikingly Prescient Novel About Israel, Gaza, and the Middle East

Reuters Jerusalem reporter Dan Williams’s impressive debut novel from 2014 combines an insider’s edge with a page-turner’s plot

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Friends Don’t Let Friends Vote for Jill Stein

The Green Party presidential candidate presents herself as an authentic progressive alternative. She is not.

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From Left to Right, Jewish Groups Condemn ‘Repellent’ Black Lives Matter Claim of Israeli ‘Genocide’

The group’s new platform, and this false accusation, united American Jewish organizations and individuals—usually at odds—in outrage

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Oberlin Places Anti-Semitic Professor on Leave

Joy Karega, who claimed Israel created ISIS, perpetrated 9/11, and executed the Charlie Hebdo attacks, has been put on paid leave until the completion of an inquiry into her conduct

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Clinton Showcases the Seeds for Success and the Potential for Failure

In her acceptance speech, Hillary Clinton laid the foundation for a broad-based presidential coalition. But she also risked trying to be all things to all people, and coming across as lacking core convictions.

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How President Obama Stole the Republican Party’s Greatest Hits and Retook the American Center

During Wednesday’s DNC, the Democrats systematically appropriated traditional GOP strengths, from religion to national security, that Donald Trump had jettisoned

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Bill Clinton Sports Hebrew Hillary Pin at Democratic National Convention

The pin was a gift from officials at the National Jewish Democratic Council, who never expected him to wear it

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The DNC’s Little Kosher Stand That Could

The Kosher Grill at the Wells Fargo Arena has served over 1,000 convention attendees, including Jerry Springer and Bill de Blasio

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WATCH: Bernie Sanders Tears Up As Brother Casts Vote for Him at Democratic Convention

Representing Democrats Abroad, the candidate’s older brother paid tribute to him and their parents

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In the Face of Hecklers, Bernie Sanders Takes a Stand for Hillary Clinton

The Vermont senator did everything in his power to unify the party behind its nominee—and against Donald Trump. Will it be enough?

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Trump Tells Americans They Have Much To Fear Beyond Fear Itself

In painting America as barren and embattled, Trump broke from conservative orthodoxy—and reality—while flashing glimmers of greater political prowess

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Ted Cruz Publicly Refuses to Endorse Donald Trump, Throwing Republican Convention into Chaos

In an unprecedented moment in American politics, Cruz told delegates to ‘vote your conscience’ without naming his party’s nominee

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In World’s Least Surprising Twist, David Duke Blames Melania Trump’s Plagiarism on the Jews

‘I would bet a gefilte fish that this was sabotage’ is a thing the white supremacist actually said

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A Pop-Up Restaurant in Downtown Cleveland Brings Kosher Cuisine to the GOP Convention

A unique venue has been conjured up to serve a motley crew of Jews

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WATCH: Anti-Trump Republican Delegates Erupt on the Convention Floor

Is it a harbinger of things to come, or the last gasp of the #NeverTrump movement?

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The Jewish Community Owes Rabbi Haskel Lookstein an Apology

The general ignorance, assumption of worst motives, and vitriol that greeted Lookstein’s abortive decision to speak at the RNC sounded more like Trump than his opposition

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Trump Pledged to Donate in Support of Israeli Soldiers, But He Never Paid Up

In 2007, Trump promised money to Friends of the IDF. Turns out, someone else picked up his tab.

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Bipartisan Senate Report Raps State Department for Indirectly Funding Effort to Unseat Netanyahu in 2015

American and Israeli efforts to impact each other’s politics have a long, hidden history

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New York University’s Students for Justice in Palestine Blames Police Shootings of Blacks on Israel

The student organization also falsely accused Israel of genocide for good measure

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