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
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
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.
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
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
Bad PR for the left-leaning Israel lobby group
Israel tries to stay friends, plus women and the law, and more in the news
An uncommon rite, bubbly’s back, and Obama’s image
A Nobel, a threat, and more from the news
Mitchell’s still trying, Goldstone up next week, and more in the news
Perennial prize-winners, fear of Christ, and Gibson’s luck
Oren explains in ‘TNR’
It may be a waste of resources, ‘Commentary’ says
A stymied traveler, disputed history, and more in the news
‘Mount’ing troubles, dystopia, and the next Holocaust flick
BBC asks, why no ‘cultural normalisation’ between the countries?
Is Ahmadinejad a Jew? Plus more questions from the news.
One blogger theorizes yes
But it might mean the end of limited Israel wars
Plus Disraeli rocks, taking Iran seriously, and more in the news
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