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 President Obama clarifies U.S. relationship with Egypt: “not an ally”
Plus Mass. rabbis and Jewish organizations weigh in on assisted suicide
Plus Canadian severs ties with Iran, kicks out diplomats
Plus the Democratic platform: no word on Jerusalem
Plus circumcision complaint against second German rabbi dropped
Hanin Ghaddar on the fate of Hezbollah if Assad falls
Plus how to survive a bar fight using Krav Maga
Plus the former Penn State President speak
Culling the statements from Romney’s camp
Dispatch #2 from Quds Day in Berlin
The three factors that explain why a Republican president is no more likely to stage a pre-emptive attack
Plus Obama campaign launches Rabbis for Obama
Plus Rabbi Shmuley Boteach gets a huge Adelson boost
Plus a mysterious death in Paris
Plus a settler leader gets profiled by the Times
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