Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
The anniversary of Bibi’s father’s passing and an old peace initiative
The real tests are yet to come.
Plus discord at the negotiating table, and more in the news
Plus Syria abandoned, the Talmud on modesty, and more in the news
Plus tension in Lebanon, Iranian provocation, and more in the news
Plus Arab League/Syria communication breakdown, and more in the news
Plus Shalit and Grapel, East Jerusalem plans, and more in the news
Plus Lebanon backs, Congress threatens U.N., and more in the news
Plus, Arab League considers Security Council, creepy Breivik surgery, and more
Plus, Abbas declares emergency, Beck goes really tasteless, and more in the news
Plus Israel admits it has Palestinian engineer, and more in the news
Plus A’jad praises, meets with Hezbollah, and more in the news
Plus Palestinian studies at Columbia, and more
Plus Russia grows a backbone on Iran, and more in the news
Plus meet Congressman Grayson, and more in the news
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet