Listless

Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List is both a moral and an aesthetic disaster, an embodiment of much that is wrong with American-Jewish life

Revealed

A new English-language translation of the short stories of Soviet writer Der Nister, or The Hidden One, brings his enigmatic Yiddish work to light

Die, Nazi Scum!

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Revenge of the Nerds

Video games are the medium of revenge, and for Israeli boys killing Hitler in Wolfenstein, that meant addressing some deep traumas

Nazi Past, With a Side of Lingonberries

New book reveals extent of IKEA founder’s collaboration

Lithuanian Holocaust Memorial Vandalized

Why this corner of the Shoah is often overlooked

Inheritance

First as cattle dealers and now as dairy farmers, the author’s family has long been defined by their cows. A trip back to their Bavarian homeland revealed this legacy to be more unusual—and fraught—than she’d ever imagined.

Heilstorm

Sympathizing with Hitler—as Lars von Trier did this week at a much-publicized press conference at the Cannes film festival—may be the most Jewish thing the director has ever done

Sundown: Fifty Pounds of Chickpea

Plus the last Nazi war criminals, Cornel West, and more

Sundown: Let Him Go to Berlin

Plus a classic anti-Nazi comic book, the Beastie Boys, and more

Nuclear Options: When is a Pre-emptive Nuclear Strike Moral?

Israel’s leading military ethicist, Moshe Halbertal, argues that in some cases a pre-emptive nuclear strike might be moral while nuclear retaliation might not

Brave New World

The Zeitgeist movement is the first Internet-based apocalyptic cult, centered around a doomsday-proclaiming film and an ideology filled with classic anti-Semitic tropes

Midday: Gaza Tensions Subsiding

Plus Peretz in winter, and more in the news

Guy Finds Nazi, Maybe

Lawsuit could establish new class of plaintiffs

Report Details U.S. Knowledge of Nazi Residents

Newly revealed document shows CIA awareness

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