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 Poland’s ban on ritual slaughter will end supply of kosher meat
A scary incident in Austria shows that in the standoff against Iran, Europe is not standing up to the mullahs
To have conversations with Germans about Jews, I had to become an exhibition at Berlin’s Jewish Museum
The unexploded bomb was found earlier today
Some people are not happy about this
A German deal to help Israelis in countries where Israel has frayed ties
Plus Lapid talks peace talks, but cautiously
Claudia Roth has some explaining to do
What is it with fashion people and the Holocaust?
Satirist and media gadfly Henryk Broder attacks his countrymen’s attitudes toward Israel and Jews
A political round up from Germany and Egypt
Plus Germany debates anti-Semitism and its relationship with Israel
As immigrants revive the German city’s historic community, new ideas emerge about Jewish engagement
Historian and writer who chronicled German resistance dies at 96
The long national nightmare just got shorter
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