How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
An eyewitness account of how the synagogue of Rue de la Roquette was attacked by a mob, and fought back
The late Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum and his disciples’ interpretation of his decisions and actions during the Holocaust
The terrible cost of Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum’s life and actions during the Holocaust, and his later extremism
The danger for Israel isn’t becoming the Europe of 1933. It’s becoming the Europe of 2014.
Raphael Glucksmann should be with his family in Paris, but he’s too busy defending the nascent liberal democracy in Ukraine
A ‘60 Minutes’ segment, an archivist, and the enduring legacy of assumptions that there was no way to skirt the law
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
This weekend’s elections cemented the neo-fascist movement’s political role
The detailed, downloadable 57-page guidebook is a bid to encourage tourism
Three historians argue that the threat of far-right extremists is no less urgent than the military danger from Moscow
But 68 percent of Jews said in a survey they hide their Jewishness sometimes
Peter and Martine Halban run England’s most cosmopolitan and finely curated Jewish and Middle Eastern-themed literary press
Europe’s approach to banning expression lets people feel good but does nothing to eradicate racism
The furor over the ‘quenelle’ salute mirrors the refusal of Olympic officials to commemorate murdered Israeli athletes
The New York Times launches interactive inquiry for 2014
‘The Lost Worlds of Jewish Spa Culture,’ by Mirjam Zadoff
Will European health officials take note?
Health ministry to introduce 2014 legislation to ‘regulate ritual circumcision’
A third of European Jews have considered emigrating because they felt unsafe
Porcine population likely imported by ancient Europeans, study shows
A discussion with historian Derek Penslar about why their valor has been forgotten, even though it made the Jewish state possible
Hungary’s Ivan Fischer premieres new opera based on historic blood libel
67 percent say reporting anti-Semitic incidents to authorities is ineffectual
Still, new report reveals anti-Semitism on the rise in Europe
Plus John Kerry throws a brushback pitch at North Korea
A scary incident in Austria shows that in the standoff against Iran, Europe is not standing up to the mullahs
Alexander Stille never stopped investigating his parents, as shown by his new memoir about his World War II heritage
An exhilarating new intellectual history argues that anti-Judaism is at the heart of Western culture