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, Romney camp chased by adoring Orthodox wedding party
Sheldon Adelson to push for Pollard’s release, other things
Israel’s long-term health is also imperiled
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
But not before Allison Hoffman did
A question after Barak/Panetta, new sanctions, and Romney/Bibi
Plus Tal Law and Romney doubles down on Palestinian culture
Plus the Obama/Dennis Ross split that never was
Plus Israeli Judo, Jewish basketball, and Iran
Everything you need to know about Mitt’s visit (and more)
Plus his interview with Haaretz
How Dan Senor became the GOP candidate’s key emissary to Israel’s intelligentsia and the Washington policy scene
Plus Romney joins call for moment of silence at the Olympics
Floating Rice’s name as a possible vice president shows the Romney campaign’s lack of foreign-policy smarts
Plus the greatest video clip ever, and no more
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