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
The celebrity Twitter hashtag fad is an opportunity to make a vital point
Escalating air strikes targeted homes of senior Hamas leaders
First time the militant group has used an unmanned aircraft against Israel
Third Gaza conflict in six years leads to some familiar-sounding news stories
After four days, nearly 100 Palestinian deaths and talk of a ground operation
To bring about real peace, drop the false narrative of moral equivalency and focus on the real culprits
As sirens blare and security concerns mount, parents try to keep kids calm
A family takes cover in the stairwell as rockets from Gaza are intercepted
While Palestinian death toll from Israeli air strikes on Gaza reaches 42
More than 100 rockets fired into Israel’s civilian population centers today
Meanwhile, IDF soldiers kill Hamas gunmen trying to infiltrate army base
‘Operation Protective Edge’ a response to barrage of rocket fire from Gaza
What a unity government bringing together Hamas with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah party means
The chef filmed an episode of his popular CNN show Parts Unknown in Israel
Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza
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