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
Sexism, misogyny, and religion take center stage in bold new exhibit
Smothering or mothering? That’s the question artist Mirta Kupferminc asks
Bidders angry after mysterious highest bidder backs out and auction restarts
The art critic is fighting an uphill battle
Say $200 million Guelph Treasure was sold under duress in 1935
The Jewish Museum exhibit features the painter’s work from 1930 to 1948
Joint Israeli and German operation led to suspected ringleader Itzhak Zarug
A controversy over possible censorship at the Jewish Museum continues
Bauhaus, bookstores, opinionated people, and strong coffee: On Israel Independence Day, a Tel Aviv-born artist captures the scenes of her native city
After Sept. 11, artist Aaron Fein began to make national flags out of white fabric; they became symbols not of nations but of community and refuge
Jeanette Ingberman—the co-founder of New York’s Exit Art gallery, who died last week—brought a Talmudic sensibility to avant-garde art
September exhibit in Russia without art as Chabad dispute intensifies
Manhattan congregation’s first permanent space boasts Assyrian art
Legal battle between Russia and Chabad heats up
Plus Palin’s ‘Bird-Nose,’ and more
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