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 Obama’s alleged Israel blunders, Iran warns Germany, and more in the news
Plus fear of loners, and more Goldstone back-and-forth
Back then he was targeting Palestinians
Only in the West Bank, kids
Plus an Israeli in the NBA, Lebanese rockets, and more in the news
Dozens injured yesterday, 18 Palestinians arrested
Plus apologies, self-defense, and more in the news
A South Carolina GOP gaffe, plus olives, espionage, and more in the news
‘Wash. Post’ on likelihood of peace talks, plus fundraisers, Wasserstein, and more in the news
An uncommon rite, bubbly’s back, and Obama’s image
Perennial prize-winners, fear of Christ, and Gibson’s luck
A stymied traveler, disputed history, and more in the news
Desmond Tutu’s Palestinian activism reflects South Africa’s anti-Zionism
Holiday traffic, Tweet Streets, and the ‘H’ word
Not quite sweeping the clouds away
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