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
Plus Syria transition plan shockingly fails, and more in the news
Plus Syria abandoned, the Talmud on modesty, and more in the news
Why Ankara might be the next stop for Abbas and Meshal
The logic behind the new Fatah-Hamas unity
Plus AJC controversy, movement (maybe) on Shalit, and more in the news
Disagreement over Fayyad could be straw that breaks always-tenuous deal
After reconciliation with Hamas, can the P.A. be trusted with millions of dollars?
Plus a Jewish ‘Jersey Shore,’ and more
Hamas political chief headed to Egypt for negotiations; German official to moderate
Religion and health care, a false false messiah, and more from 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