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
Controversy at Friday prayers
Muslims vs. Jews, Bibi vs. the U.N., and more from the news
You’ve stolen an election. Now what?
The wondrous Dead Sea, more from Roya, and love for the Body
Despite recent signals, Israel isn’t ready to bomb Iran. Yet.
Not for want of trying
Debunking myths, subway slander, and more from the news
All signs point to yes
McKinney released, trouble at Harvard, and more in the news
Ivan to face court, Bibi’s first 100 days, and more in the news
The 1994 Buenos Aires Jewish community center bombing and Iran’s influence in Latin America
Religion and health care, a false false messiah, and more from the news
Protests, bloodshed, and intransigence
Iranian Jewish writer Roya Hakakian, who fled to the U.S. in 1985, sees hope in the current chaos
The news from Tehran today, collected
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