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
Perhaps under pressure from you, the reader
Bibi and Peres denounced Israel’s racist rabbis. They can do better.
Israel’s leaders have abandoned the details of governance, as last week’s catastrophic wildfire tragically showed
Will Israel be the field of the forthcoming GOP civil war?
The prospects for a Palestinian state have rarely been more grim
The classified diplomatic cables published by Wikileaks are the Pentagon Papers of the pro-Israel right
Plus the leaks, the reactor, the Wall, and more in the news
The success of Subliminal, Israel’s most popular rapper, is a reflection of the Jewish state’s conservative moment
Hugely unpopular, he has little to offer, and everyone knows it
Freeze deal could see spy go free
Why the carrots are really sticks
Plus a closer look at the Ghajar withdrawal, and more in the news
Yuli Edelstein, Israel’s minister of Public Affairs and the Diaspora, says Russian Jews, contrary to belief, vote with the Israeli mainstream
Congressman struck with case of foot-in-mouth
Why the U.S. cut the freeze-extension deal
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