One-State Illusion

On Israel’s left and right, calls for binationalism are gaining ground. But the idea is a betrayal of Zionism, and of Judaism.

Survivor

There are thousands of destitute Holocaust survivors living in the New York area

The New Anti-Semitism

Recent attacks on Islam in the United States echo old slurs against Jews

Lawless

‘Sharia’ is a much more abstract concept than ideologues—whether Mideast Islamists or Newt Gingrich—suggest

Dangerous People

A recent book takes a detailed look at the A.Q. Khan network, which helped supply Iran’s nuclear program

Why Cordoba?

The Ground Zero Islamic center was named for a period in Spanish-Muslim history that some call a golden age of tolerance

Leap of Faith

The neo-Nazi-hunter who solved the D.B. Cooper hijacking case

Elevated

The Israel Museum’s impressive $100 million renovation awkwardly attempts to redefine the Jewish world

Cinders of Lebanon

The United States abandoned Beirut, and Israel takes the blame

Away for the Holidays

A crossword puzzle for the month of Elul

Among the Believers

A new look at the origins of Islam describes a tolerant world that may not have existed

The Guns of August

Is U.S. military aid to Lebanon being used against Israel?

Law Practice: Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, Jewish Law, and the Principle of Binding Precedent

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, Jewish law, and the principle of binding precedent

A History of Violence

It wasn’t just a case of bullying when a 16-year-old Jewish boy was beaten up in a small German town where hate runs deep

Of the People

Israeli democracy is strengthening, not weakening—and that might be the problem

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