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
Roger Cukierman repeated his position that anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism
Chilling video captures rising anti-Semitism in France
Plus Bibi offers now-famous U.N. interpreter a job, and more in the news
Plus Billy Crystal in ‘Schmuck Dynasty,’ and more in the news
As political and financial crises deepen in Western Europe, French Jewry is facing a familiar test
Plus with Syrian conflict in mind, Israel plans a fence in the Golan Heights
Plus Amar’e, Toulouse, and stuffed cabbage kugel
Paris marks its liberation, pays tribute to deported Jews
Plus Hollande’s remarks on the 70th anniversary of the Vel d’Hiv roundup.
New French president was elected without majority of Jewish support
And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote
While potential far-right spoiler Le Pen throws Sarkozy under the bus
François Hollande is favorite to be next French president
Plus, resources on anti-Semitism in France
French police suspect ultra-right attacker; meanwhile, election is affected
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