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
A rickety economy and nuclear progress make war more likely
Plus Iran dares Israel with enrichment, and more in the news
Plus the Muslim Brotherhood plays ball, and more in the news
Plus Brotherhood pledges to uphold treaty, and more in the news
Plus the Haredim bring up the Holocaust, and more in the news
Plus U.S. pledges Iran attack past ‘red lines,’ and more
Plus Bibi warns he won’t negotiate with Hamas, and more
Plus more things Ron Paul signed his name to, and more in the news
Plus Iran faces inflation and may admit inspectors, and more in the news
Plus Egyptian Salafists come out in favor of peace, and more in the news
Plus Claus denialism, the ADL has very poor taste, and more
Governor of Yazd says some killed were foreigners
Plus it’s Britain’s Iranian embassy’s turn to be stormed, and more in the news
Plus, Marc Jacobs’ spring collection stolen, Shteyngart’s bookshelf, and more
Obama, Republicans won’t completely ignore this stuff over the next year
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