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
Debating the meaning of the milestone
Recent events stoke fears of broader violence, Third Intifada
Tamir Goodman’s tzitzit project has a market
Looking at the overblown rhetoric on settlements, shameful silence on Syria
Reports had Dermer replacing Michael Oren as Israeli ambassador to U.S.
Widow of PLO leader says Second Intifada was premeditated
Plus more fuel for the theory that Adolf Hitler escaped Berlin for Argentina
According to report, Bibi’s close adviser may take reins from Michael Oren
Bibi Netanyahu, Lena Dunham, Nate Silver, and other members of the Jewish conspiracy toast the new year
Some archeologists near Jerusalem just did
Plus Michael Moynihan on the Newtown conspiracy theories
The nomination rumor has turned us all into savages
Plus a member of Satmar community gets indicted on attack on rabbi
Shut out for years, this week Bnei Menashe Jews moved to Israel. Why did the government change its policy?
Plus Brian Schatz is Hawaii’s choice to replace Senator Inouye
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