Why Justin Bieber, Elton John, Madonna, and, yes, Alicia Keys, love to play Tel Aviv—and why Israel loves them back
The ‘Color Purple’ author showed more than just naivete in penning an open letter to the pop star. She also showed ignorance.
Plus author Alice Walker’s upcoming gig at the 92Y rankles many
Alice Walker will not allow Hebrew translation of The Color Purple
Under pressure, a Bay Area children’s museum canceled a show of art by children from Gaza. That’s shameful, but so was scheduling the one-sided show.
An update on the Gaza-bound flotilla
Plus, a dispatch from the flotilla, the properly sized bagel, and more
American novelist’s defense raises questions about the imminent flotilla
American ‘The Audacity of Hope’ to set sail Saturday