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 Abbas is told to keep talks indirect, and more in the news
Obama backs Bibi on direct talks
Plus Bibi and Abbas disagree on talks, and more in the news
Plus, what’s new with the Palestinians, and a Talmudic inquiry
Inside Israel’s insane coalition politics
Plus the Jewish World Cup, and more
Gaza under blockade is unique
Plus Weiner gets into a fight with a goat, and more
Plus Iran sanctions all set, and more in the news
Michael Oren, Israel’s U.S. ambassador, says Washington will always need his country as an ally
Cameron condemns, Abbas has a prize, and more flotilla reax
Plus the futile Flotilla? and more in the news
Plus Bibi to stop by D.C., and more in the news
Plus a Jewish ‘Jersey Shore,’ and more
Are they all Palestinians now?
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