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
Americans for Peace Now to the left of it, AIPAC to the right, on U.S. House Goldstone resolution
Plus an Israeli in the NBA, Lebanese rockets, and more in the news
An admission they were broken, or needed update for age of terrorism?
HRW reminds prime minister that Goldstone Report found potential war crimes on both sides
Portrayal in soap opera set during Gaza War comes as bilateral relationship struggles
A stymied traveler, disputed history, and more in the news
Urges both sides to seek justice, for peace
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
Because it’s a loss in the ‘Legitimacy War,’ Princeton prof argues
To help shake off the Goldstone Report
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
How the U.N. report on alleged Israeli war crimes in Gaza compares to the IDF‘s
Plus Iranian uranium and two Gaza operations
A new website, Anne Frank abused again, and more in the news
A secret hideout, a baller, and more from 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