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
Cohen: The conflict concerns sovereignty and security
Israel beats its enemies on the battlefield, but it loses the more important fight, for PR supremacy, to savvier operators like Hezbollah
With freeze over and talks alive, PM gets the win
Plus a murky West Bank killing, and more in the news
Yep, there’s even an app for that
Plus this politicized flight tonight, and more in the news
A reading list
The un-Zionist religious settlers, and more
The odyssey of Jack Tytell: An intimate look at the accused Jewish killer
Plus Turkey may cut ties, Turkey maintains ties, and more in the news
These are a few of our favorite things, part 1
Plus the futile Flotilla? and more in the news
Things are tense between Obama and Bibi
No specifics on Bibi-Barack meeting, and more from the Conference
Plus Quartet backs state in two years, 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