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
According to reports, it was undamaged in today’s earthquake
Plus Poland’s ban on ritual slaughter will end supply of kosher meat
Plus Syrian rebels treated in Israel and returned to Syria
Plus Harvey Weinstein’s role in Michelle Obama’s Oscar appearance
Mohsen Fakhrizadeh-Mahabadi, Iran’s nuclear chief, was reportedly there
No, probably not. But the developments are compelling.
Plus the latest in Iran space and nuclear news
A source is reporting much of the underground Fordo site has been hit
Plus a look back on Lincoln Square Synagogue
Plus a new round of sanctions against Iran take hold
U.S. will strike Iran in 4-5 months if progress isn’t made
Leaked email shows Kenneth Roth comparing mullahs to Shas
And other questions we never thought we’d ask
The news comes days after Valerie Jarrett was said to be involved in Iran negotiations
Plus a look at foreign policy political ads
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