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 @Yair_Rosenberg.
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Amnesty International Sponsors Speaker Who Celebrated 9/11, Denied Holocaust, Vilified Gays and Jews

The sponsorship of activist Dyab Abou Jahjah is part of an increasingly disturbing pattern for the erstwhile humanitarian organization

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Watch Alan Dershowitz Debate a Prominent Human Rights Activist on BDS, and Win

At Oxford University, the Harvard law professor bested Britain’s Peter Tatchell by emphasizing the Israel boycott movement’s opposition to the Jewish state’s very existence

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Iran Builds Replica of the Dome of the Rock, Then Simulates Capturing It

Unhinged anti-Israel demonstration or the best bar mitzvah theme ever?

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Swedish Jewish Community Shuts Down As Country Goes on High Alert

On Wednesday, Jewish communities in three cities—Stockholm, Gothenburg, and Malmö—shuttered synagogues and suspended activities as authorities hunted for terror suspect

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Official Iranian and Palestinian Media Claim Israel Orchestrated Paris Attacks

In the wake of the horrific attacks, anti-Jewish bigotry bubbles to the surface

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Students for Justice in Palestine Blame High CUNY Tuition on ‘Zionist Administration’

The statement was signed by every chapter of the Palestinian activist group in the CUNY system

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European Union Issues Guidelines for Labeling Settlement Products

The long-awaited action was condemned as discriminatory by critics because the EU does not similarly label products from other occupied territories around the world

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Listen to an Exclusive Maccabeats Single From Their Upcoming Hanukkah Album

It’s bluegrass meets the Festival of Lights

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Netanyahu Needs To Stop Making Unforced Errors

In an unbalanced playing field, Israel’s Prime Minister can ill afford to continue provoking unnecessary scandals

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Pope Francis: Anti-Zionism is Anti-Semitism

On the 50th anniversary of Nostra Aetate, the Pontiff joined President Obama and other world leaders in calling out those who deny Israel’s right to exist

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J.K. Rowling and Other British Luminaries Denounce Cultural Boycott of Israel

A star-studded group published a letter in The Guardian calling for ‘open dialogue’ to bridge Israeli-Palestinian divide

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Who Will Be the Next President of Yeshiva University?

Modern Orthodoxy is at a crossroads. The person chosen to lead its flagship institution will reflect the movement’s direction.

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Why is Amnesty International Sponsoring a U.S. Tour for a Palestinian Promoter of the Blood Libel?

Bassem Tamimi has addressed American third graders on Israel and Palestine. He also shares anti-Semitic propaganda on social media.

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Russia Today Airs Bizarre Anti-Semitic Conspiracy Theory About Hillary Clinton

You’ll never guess who the Kremlin propaganda network says is pulling Clinton’s strings

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Jerusalem Man With Nunchucks Subdues Terrorist

Israel hails an unlikely act of heroism on Monday night

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U.S. Dept. of Transportation: Kuwait Airways’ Refusal To Sell Tickets to Israelis Is Illegal

Body tells boycotting airliner, ‘We will not tolerate discrimination of any kind in our skies’

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In Latest Blow to BDS Movement, Delta Adds Israel Flights

The airline will now fly a total of 11 weekly flights between JFK and Tel Aviv

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Crowdfunding For Good

An Israeli anti-racism group’s campaign has raised 287,000 shekels for a Palestinian boy whose family was killed by Jewish extremists in a July arson attack

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Ann Coulter Whines About “F—ing Jews” on Twitter. Anti-Semites Rise to Her Defense.

The conservative commentator was upset about how much Israel was referenced during Wednesday’s Republican debate

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Meet Jeremy Corbyn, the New Leader of Britain’s Labour Party

He donated to a Holocaust denier, likened U.S. military actions to ISIS, and invited 9/11 truthers and advocates of the blood libel to parliament

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Dartmouth Reschedules Rosh Hashanah Classes—on Shabbat

Is the Ivy League school’s myopic decision reflective of a broader need for more careful accommodations for Jewish students on campus?

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Yeshiva University President Richard Joel to Step Down in 2018

A search will commence to replace the first non-rabbi to serve in the school’s top job

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10 American Rabbis You Haven’t Heard Of, But Should

You might not know their names, but their influence is felt in every denomination, in every corner of the country

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Pennsylvania State Senator Protests Legislature’s Plan to Meet on Rosh Hashanah

Progressive lawmaker Daylin Leach asks whether body would meet on Christmas

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34th Senator Backs Iran Deal, Ensuring its Passage

Maryland Senator Barbara Mikulski pushes deal over the finish line

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As Two Key Senators Come Out in Favor, Iran Deal is Essentially a Done Deal

Democrats Bob Casey and Chris Coons offer cautious backing to accord

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Hillary Clinton’s Gefilte Fish Email, Explained

That time gefilte fish threatened the U.S.-Israel alliance

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In Surprise Twist, ‘Cool Off’ Showers at Auschwitz Cause Offense

Museum’s effort to combat Poland’s heat is not appreciated by all patrons

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Dartmouth Students Protest for Kosher Food

Petition garners over 500 signatures in first week

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Jewish Kids Come to the Aid of SpongeBob Squarepants, Ace Jimmy Kimmel’s Social Experiment

‘It’s important to assist people in need whenever you can,’ said the comedian. ‘We don’t see it often enough.’

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