The Ghosts of Edward Saïd

A provocative Paris show of Orientalist art charts the European encounter with Sephardic Jewry

L’Antisémite, Banned at Cannes

A new French film is worth watching if only for its portrayal of aesthetic corruption propelled by bigotry

Tel Aviv’s Comics Knock-Out

Israeli Asaf Hanuka crashes the party in Paris, as the comic-strip-obsessed city hosts Spiegelman and Crumb

Iran on Agenda, Hollande Assumes Office

New French president was elected without majority of Jewish support

Hollande Win Gives Far-Right Le Pen New Clout

And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote

Edouard Vuillard’s Jewish Muses

A Jewish Museum show reveals an avant-garde painter in turn-of-the-20th-century Paris transformed by his patrons into a mere portraitist

Haunted by Hitler’s Hangman

The French quasi-novel HHhH, by Laurent Binet, tells the tale of assassinated Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich while wondering whether it need be retold

No, Israel Isn’t at Fault For Toulouse

In ‘New York Review,’ William Pfaff blames the victims

Sundown: Another Attack in France

Plus farewell Hilton Kramer, a response to Bret Stephens, and more

Racial Profiling

The killing of Trayvon Martin was almost universally understood as racism. So, why is the Toulouse murderer just an “overgrown adolescent”?

Killer’s Jihadism Shakes Up French Politics

Plus, resources on anti-Semitism in France

Sanctuary

Free Men, a film about Muslim members of the French Resistance in World War II, evokes recent surveillance activity by the New York Police Department

The Massacre in France, One Day Later

French police suspect ultra-right attacker; meanwhile, election is affected

Daybreak: Four Killed at France Jewish School

Plus Israeli, U.S. intel find no Iranian bomb program, and more in the news

Marine Animals

The French President has taken up the far-right line on ritual slaughter

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