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
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
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.
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
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
Plus Madonna’s out of Africa, and more
Le Pen, daughter of notorious right-wing French politician, runs for president
Plus, remember to remember, ‘The Great Dictator,’ and more
How French Boomer Syndrome made the case for intervention
Plus Sheen wins with Israelis, a Yiddisheh workout, and more
The end of the Cold War, argues French writer Marc Weitzmann, was more significant to U.S. foreign policy than the attacks of Sept. 11
In a newly published exchange of letters, Goncourt-winning novelist Michel Houellebecq and philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy prod, parry, and spar
All about J Street, and more
Searching for Jewish cooking in France
Plus Yoffie speaks out, and more in the news
Our anniversary, Kirsch on Hitch, and more
French Jews making aliyah go from one conflict zone to another
Plus Wiesel dines Chez Obama, Mideast nukes, and more in the news
Plus find out what The Skunk is, and more in the news
Plus Israel insists on ‘homegrown’ peace, 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