Time Warp: On Right-Wing Rejections of Science

Recent right-wing rejections of Einstein’s theory of relativity echo Nazi dismissals of what they called ‘Jewish Physics’

In Treatment

In Argentina, psychoanalysis is as common as Malbec

War of the Words

In a newly published exchange of letters, Goncourt-winning novelist Michel Houellebecq and philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy prod, parry, and spar

A Shul for Shanghai

Shanghai’s historic Ohel Rachel Synagogue was allowed to serve as a place of worship during the World Expo, which closes this week. Now what?

Smash

The Man Booker Prize winner profiles hardbat ping-pong champ Marty Reisman, who never lost his taste for winning

The Plot Against England

Man Booker winner Howard Jacobson talks about English anti-Semitism, ping-pong, and the seriousness of Jewish jokes

Mind Games

A brief history of information warfare

Web Jew.0

Muslim zealots claim the Internet is a Jewish conspiracy. They’re not wrong.

Web Wars!

The Internet is reshaping our ideas of diplomacy, governance, and war—especially in the Middle East

Listen Up

A deaf Muslim atheist responds defiantly to the debate over the ‘Ground Zero mosque’

Most Favored Nations

For Jews and for Americans, what does it mean to be a chosen people?

Back in the USSR

Gal Beckerman recalls the Struggle for Soviet Jewry, which reinvigorated a tradition of Jewish political engagement

Anti-Anti-Semitism

World Without Nazism is a Kremlin-flavored Anti-Defamation League for the post-Soviet realm—but is it good for Jews?

Self-Made Golem

Simon Wiesenthal, painted in a new biography as a fame-seeking myth-maker, is also the man who insisted that the world face up to the Holocaust

Mountain Jews

Despite diminishing numbers, a historical Jewish community thrives in Azerbaijan

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