Yair Rosenberg is a 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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Don’t Defund the American Studies Association

Opponents of the ASA’s wrongheaded boycott risk committing the same sins

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When an Israeli Ambassador Debated a British Historian on Israel’s Legitimacy—and Won

The Montreal face-off between Yaacov Herzog and Arnold Toynbee offers ways of discussing the Jewish state that still feel fresh

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Don’t Return the Iraqi Jewish Archive

Iraq wants the treasures of a Jewish community it persecuted to extinction

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‘Jew, France Is Not Yours’ Chant Anti-Government Demonstrators in Paris

Chilling video captures rising anti-Semitism in France

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Watch Israel’s Edgy New Anti-Discrimination Ad

The Ministry of Justice launches campaign to combat bigotry

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For College Students Who Keep Kosher, More Campuses Offer More Options

Kosher food is becoming an option at a growing number of schools, from Hillels to dining halls to restaurants

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Did Netanyahu Invent the Demand that Israel Be Recognized as a Jewish State?

The short answer is “no.” The long answer is also “no.”

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Michael Oren: If Peace Talks Fail, Israel Should Withdraw from West Bank

Netanyahu’s former ambassador to the U.S. moves to his left

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What’s on Bibi’s Bookshelf?

A Hebrew copy of the New Testament, among other things

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Avigdor Lieberman: Peacenik?

Hard-right Foreign Minister says Kerry’s peace deal is best Israel will get

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Your Shabbat Reading

Christmas, the Contraception Mandate, and Jewish Law

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Harvard and Yale Slam American Studies Association Over Israel Boycott

Lead growing chorus condemning the boycott

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Edgar Bronfman Dies at 84

The billionaire philanthropist built and bankrolled many Jewish causes

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Brandeis Withdraws from American Studies Association

Becomes second university to do so after ASA’s Israel boycott

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Romanian TV Airs Christmas Carol About Burning Jews

We’re pretty sure Jews didn’t write this one

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Landmark Study: Circumcision Doesn’t Reduce Sexual Pleasure

Will European health officials take note?

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Why Netanyahu Gave Pope Francis His Father’s History of the Spanish Inquisition

It might seem undiplomatic, but it was actually pretty clever.

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Iran’s Press TV: Israel Killed JFK

You’ll never guess who Iran’s state media thinks was behind the assassination

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Read the New International Agreement with Iran

An interim accord with Iran was just signed. Here’s what it says.

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To Save the Peace Process, Get Religion

The International Crisis Group makes some surprising recommendations

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Georgetown Invites Member of Egypt’s Nazi Party

Event is sponsored by school’s Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding

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Caught on Tape, a U.N. Interpreter Wonders Aloud at its Israel Bashing

“There’s other really bad shit happening, but no one says anything”

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Watch the Surreal Trailer for ‘Noah’

Who built the ark? Russell Crowe.

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Jonathan Sacks on European Anti-Semitism, Israel’s Chief Rabbinate, and More

The former U.K. Chief Rabbi weighs in on some of Jewry’s burning issues

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After 22 Years as Chief Rabbi of the U.K., Jonathan Sacks Wants To Go Global

He’ll teach in New York, lecture around the world, and publish more books to foster ‘a new generation of Jewish leadership’

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New Survey: Europe Has a Jewish Problem

A third of European Jews have considered emigrating because they felt unsafe

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Did a Hasidic Sect Really Ban Soy For Leading to Gay Sex?

A case study in how not to report on the ultra-Orthodox community

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Former UK Chief Rabbi to Teach at Yeshiva University and NYU

Jonathan Sacks appointed professor of Jewish thought at both schools