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
Plus, Claude Lanzmann detained, Assad’s emails, and more in the news
Civil war is next as regional actors jockey for position
As world moves against Syria, reminder that Israel was among the first
Plus old anti-Semites say they are ‘the new Jews,’ and more in the news
Plus Arab League proposes Syrian regime change, and more in the news
Iran is desperate to prop up Assad regime
But might reliance on cocaine trade, backing of Assad also hurt the group?
Plus the GOP debate, developments in Egypt, and more in the news
A discredited regime still afloat
Plus Assad fall ‘inevitable,’ and more in the news
Arguably first to advocate Syrian regime change, a widely popular position now
Vetoed U.N. sanctions still betray which way the wind is blowing
Plus, Iranian nukes, Noah Baumbach on Noah (as in Ark), and more
Plus Syria soon sans Assad, and more in the news
Plus A’jad chides Assad, boo to Dan Snyder, 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