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
Prisoner X wasn’t the only unnamed detainee at Israel’s Ayalon Prison
Plus, the Golan, Scott Feldman, and more
A report sheds light on the mythical story
Plus an explosive new report on the Prisoner X saga
Plus the latest development in the Prisoner X saga
A reported connection between Ben Zygier and the hit on Hamas
Melbourne’s Jews confront the mysterious death of one of their own, Ben Zygier, in an Israeli prison
Plus the Knight Foundation regrets giving Jonah Lehrer $20K
Plus, the Silverman sisters are still the bomb
Plus Lapid talks peace talks, but cautiously
A look at Israel’s (literally) byzantine press rules
Plus a new historical verdict for Pope Pius XII?
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