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
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
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.
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
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
Plus a Libyan ship heads for Gaza, and more
Plus Shalits on the march, and more in the news
Pro-Israel group sails the East River for Shalit
Many argue soldier should be released in return
Plus Beinart is no ‘hater,’ and more
Plus a Jewish ‘Jersey Shore,’ and more
Hamas’s ploy to re-start talks
Plus Elijah’s cup and Gilad’s chair, and more in the news
But Obama is more powerful than ever; and more in the news
Plus Hillary to AIPAC, should Bar ditch Leo?, and more
Plus Dubai cause-of-death, Snooki’s glassy Purim, and more in the news
Plus skirmish over Lebanon, Palestinian sex scandal, and more in the news
Plus Hamas in a huff and more in the news
Plus the truth about kosher, Israel and Micronesia, and more
If the end is in sight, it’s still on the distant horizon
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