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
How I learned to love Tisha B’av
Emerging pedagogy looks at life before wartime
Plus Hoffman cancels Israel appearance, and more
Plus Wolpe on Hitch, NYT on Jews, and more
‘Holocaust obfuscation’ continues in the Baltics
But what about their neighbors who freed them?
The Soviet Union obscured victims’ Jewishness
It would equate Nazism and Communism
These are a few of our favorite things, part 1
A love story swallowed by the Holocaust
We’re getting all ver-Klimt, and more
Merkin delves into a psychologist’s past, and more in the news
Leslie Buck, who designed the Anthora, was 87
Plus can’t anyone here impose these sanctions? and more in the news
From your office chair
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