The new culture of progressive right-think may be even worse for Jews—and liberalism—than Obama’s Iran deal
Military issues official siddur for the first time since World War II
The Pax Americana is over in the Middle East, and now the jockeying starts to see who will come out ahead
Gen. Sisi holds de facto power but with elections looming must now decide whether to legitimize his rule with a presidential run
In Washington, the president and his allies are using the nuclear issue to drive a wedge between Israel and its U.S. interlocutors
The theater of the peace process was key to U.S. hegemony in the Middle East—and without the process, there will be no peace
The Scroll breaks down Obama’s speech today at the General Assembly
Senator Ron Wyden from Oregon leads the charge against government spying
If North Korea has the bomb, as this week’s nuclear test indicated, then for all practical purposes, so does Iran
The U.S. refuses to arm rebel groups. Now, an al-Qaida affiliate has emerged as one of the strongest factions.
Furniture mogul Mitchell Gold eschews glitzy Democratic confabs for coffee talk with evangelicals
Plus U.S. snags $150m from Canadian bank linked to Hezbollah
Plus, the Shin Bet arrests two in infamous lynching case from 2000
Shocking news of Sheldon Adelson’s support for Republicans
Taking a Romney critique of Obama on Israel to its logical extreme
Plus Omar Suleiman enters Egypt presidential race, and more in the news
Plus, Atlanta publisher under fire, college kids for Ron Paul, and more
Hebrew Union College prides itself on being open and pluralistic. But some Reform rabbinical students say the reality contradicts this vision.
The U.S. could stop Iran from going nuclear. But policy-makers won’t risk the repercussions of a devastating attack on the Islamic Republic.
Did you know his kids went on Birthright?
A small correction
When the Cold War ended, most Americans happily forgot about the real possibility of nuclear annihilation. Ron Rosenbaum didn’t, and his new book argues that the risk is greater today than it’s ever been. A Vox Tablet conversation.
Why nothing has happened and everybody has won
Turkey wants in, Lieberman picks a fight, and more
The N.J. case in Israel, the Madoff case, and more
Obama on Iran, this week’s parasha, Winnipeg Jewry
This one of sober, reasonable people