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
“We cannot cause traffic problems in front of his house, can we?”
Plus Dieudonne fans hack French pro-Israel sites, and more in the news
The five-term Senator and World War II vet was 89
The longest-serving senator in New Jersey history died of viral pneumonia
Facebook founder to start an advocacy group for the undocumented
The Facebook CEO will get the Jersey guv some cash
After too many warm-up acts, Ann Romney and Chris Christie take the stage
Utah congressional candidate Mia Love to give a key speech today at the RNC
Plus Paul’s turn on Jerusalem, the Marvin Miller baseball card, and more
N.J. governor, traveling in Israel, has received ample Jewish support
Plus, Christie on Israel, Chavez’s Jewish opponent, and more
Plus Christie is the top bridesmaid, 100 Jewish films visually, and more
In major address, Obama is attacked for his values
The end of Jewish-Dem alliance? Not so fast, notes JTA.
Syrian Jews don’t hold a grudge
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