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 warplanes continue to bomb neighborhoods in Syria
Recent events stoke fears of broader violence, Third Intifada
Plus Michael Moynihan on the Newtown conspiracy theories
Plus UN envoy meets with Assad
Plus hundred of Jewish tombstones recovered in Greece after long search
And implicates President Obama in a cover up
Plus Avigdor Lieberman will not resign…yet
Man charged with 1979 murder of Etan Patz pleads not guilty
U.S. will strike Iran in 4-5 months if progress isn’t made
Plus Lena Dunham, Margaret Sullivan, and David Axelrod
IRGC leader tells international community to ‘eat my shorts’
Leaked email shows Kenneth Roth comparing mullahs to Shas
If the past few weeks are any guide, it looks like the open feud between Jerusalem and Washington is over
And other questions we never thought we’d ask
Plus more arrests are made in Toulouse shooting
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