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
Plus rumor is that Rahm’s out, and more in the news
Plus more on yesterday’s protest, and more in the news
Gaza under blockade is unique
Plus Iran sanctions all set, and more in the news
Michael Oren, Israel’s U.S. ambassador, says Washington will always need his country as an ally
Plus reverse flotillas, and more in the news
Your post-weekend flotilla round-up
Plus seventh ship peacefully boarded, and more in the news
We’re getting all ver-Klimt, and more
Your Flotilla opinion round-up
IDF video of Israel’s raid on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla tells a different story
Your midday Flotilla update
Israel’s mistake is trying to resolve new political problems with outdated military solutions
Assessing the fallout from yesterday’s raid on the ‘Freedom Flotilla’
The Flotilla fallout
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