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
Jeffrey Goldberg and Jeremy Ben-Ami lock shofars
‘Forward’ and J Street folks debate tactics with lefties
Relatedly, senators are inundated with mail
Intellectual expands on essay to Tablet Magazine
Maybe American liberal Zionism simply isn’t worth saving
Defends NYRB piece, which was originally for NYT Mag
Plus a newly uncovered rejection letter, and more in the news
Malcolm Hoenlein has served as the unofficial king of the Jews for the past three decades, but a combination of forces threatens his rule
And struggles to find co-signers
‘Israel Lobby’ co-author names ‘New Afrikaners,’ ‘Righteous Jews’
Plus, the ‘new Afrikaners,’ a murder trial, and a foot robbery
U.S. law as carrot to coax global action
Plus Petraeus denies ‘linkage,’ and more in the news
How the controversy has played in America
Well we do the best we can!
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