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
Moldovan-born foreign minister performs outreach
Maybe American liberal Zionism simply isn’t worth saving
Plus Australian ‘crisis,’ and more in the news
Left-wing politico may be top U.K. diplomat
Plus Obama’s champions and apologists, and more
The power of the Israeli left has waned, but belief in the need for what it long championed—territorial compromise—has become a majority position
Plus Iran’s mind games, The Pixies, and more
Today in the Dubai Murder Mystery
Get your poorly kept beards ready
Plus ‘Schindler’ lands ice dancers in 10th, and more in the news
Plus Foreman fight clear for the Bronx, ballet in Brooklyn, and more
Did Mossad kill Hamas’s main weapons man?
Why peace with Syria is more urgent than ever
Sniping and saber-rattling at unusually high levels
Plus China nixes sanctions, Lieberman rattles saber, 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