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 Borukhova and Dershowitz lose appeal, and more
Plus Madoff suicide revelation, Egypt’s new F-16, and more in the news
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Plus, Kristen Stewart’s dreidl, the Madoff divorce, and more
Plus, West Bank mosque arson, anti-anti-circumcision victory, and more
The dumbest blog post you’ll ever read (and no, it’s not this one)
Plus an Israeli horror flick, the biggest Seder ever, and more
Bernard Madoff, bosom heaving, anxiously awaits his love’s next book
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Plus Geller an official hater, and more in the news
Like Moses, who staked his place in history to defend his people after the Golden Calf debacle, Madoff, too, realized that the true value of money isn’t always what it seems
Plus Rahm gives tours of his basement and more
Plus A’jad-ology, Hitch on Hank, and more
Elder son’s fate is not entirely unlike his father’s
Plus Madoff suicide, Iran concerns, and more in the news
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