When a movement devolves into a death cult, it’s time to rethink our assumptions
A scholar discovers a hidden text by the great American author of ‘Song of Myself.’ But can the celebrated democrat survive the politics of 21st-century academia?
A ‘wonderful’ new collection of Yehuda Amichai’s verse shows the poet’s profound resilience—and the weight of his ghosts
A Q&A with the Right Sector Parliamentarian Borislav Bereza
Part 4: Is the queen of Europe’s Far Right, and possible future President of France, an enemy of Islamists, Jews, or both?
They’re hardly the first to try, or make this claim
What subjects of a recent New York Times column get fundamentally wrong
In a new book, an American-born journalist explores the invention of a homeland, and sees the seeds of political instability
The Yale historian explains his masterwork and its transnational narrative of the Holocaust
By asking the United Nations to fulfill their national aspirations, the Palestinians are following a script Israel’s founders wrote in the 1940s
A new book examines black, Jewish, and Irish quests for national redemption, identifying their century-old similarities but ignoring their more recent differences