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
Three decades, two very different trunks
Videos that’ll make you want to crawl under your kippah
Musical selections to put you in the mood for atonement
‘Esther’ looked like a rebbetzin at last night’s VMAs
Exodus to cable, kosher ovens, and a bar becomes a mitzvah
Milk, more Madonna, charity, and the lack thereof
And into Israel, seeing sights, meeting with pols, and bugging a kabbalah macher.
Olmert under fire, Arkansas pride, and more in the news
For anti-discrimination comments
Organ harvesting, Lady Gaga, and an Orthodox woman cop
Has zeal of the sort-of converted
Madonna the columnist, the Coen Bros., and more
Sarah Palin as a 21st-century Esther
Jewelry choice sparks new conversion rumors
Creative hate crimes, Madonna goes wailing, and Ben Stiller as secret weapon
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