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 Colorado shuls are cyber-attacked, and more
Plus hot water for Obama envoy, and more in the news
What they’re talking about when they talk about talks
Palestinian Pres says he’ll compromise on lots, but not that
Plus J Street in the center and Shmuley on Tiger, and more
East Jerusalem is central, and not just geographically
Plus, settlers cold to freeze, the Israeli mob in L.A., and more
Plus, an East Jerusalem skirmish, Rothstein arraigned, and more
China against; N.Y. pol Dov Hikind in favor
Israelis united in support; Obama not pleased
An explosion in Jerusalem may be inevitable, says an Israeli columnist
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
One blogger is worried about the change, another doesn’t buy it
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