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
At conference’s opening night
Also Zionism, politics, with ‘Atlantic’ correspondent Goldberg
And implicitly disses Netanyahu
Israel ambassador to skip J Street, plus planets’ names, Lambert’s laments, and more
Plays are slated to take their place
‘Peace’ should come before ‘Israel,’ argues commentator
After ‘Weekly Standard’ applies pressure
N.Y. pols abandon J Street, a rough pageant, and a would-be Jewish state
Group deserves credit for moving U.S. views on Israel, Alterman says in ‘NYT’
‘Forward’ reports that ambassador is still considering invitation
Molestation arrests up in Brooklyn, mock court puts Abbas in slammer, Maurice Sendak, and more
Bad PR for the left-leaning Israel lobby group
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
Left-leaning Israel lobby group is generational shift, James Traub says
To be more like AIPAC
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