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
Turks credit ‘wise man’ Peres
Plus J Street in the center and Shmuley on Tiger, and more
Israel is angry, Britain apologetic after attempted Livni arrest
Palin, Avigdor Lieberman, other ‘friends’ listed as honorary hosts
And Israel claims a moral victory, of sorts
But Barak doesn’t like it, plus peace-talk status reports, military exercises, and more in the news
Portrayal in soap opera set during Gaza War comes as bilateral relationship struggles
Plus Iranian uranium and two Gaza operations
A violent clash, a deportation, and more from the news
Organ harvesting, Lady Gaga, and an Orthodox woman cop
Why Benjamin Netanyahu is having a more successful term than anyone expected
Issues broadsides on Israel, Hamas
Lieberman says yes; Chávez calls him a ‘mafia boss’
Would be great news for Bibi
Hate, corruption, and history
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