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
The death of pro-Palestinian activist Vittorio Arrigoni
What the pro-Palestinian activist—whose death was just ruled an accident—shared with Lawrence of Arabia
Plus circumcision complaint against second German rabbi dropped
Making sense of this morning’s news
Plus the plot against the President and the ‘Zionist Occupied Government’
Plus, the man in the white Charvet shirts, and more
Plus Cohen on Levin, Judt on NYC, and more
D.C. theater head bowed to Wiesel’s request
Lights, camera, funding, and more
San Francisco’s Federation puts new restrictions on its grants, worrying Bay Area Jewish-studies profs
Sister says a U.S. official encouraged it
Plus, another Jewish N.Y. Senate candidate, oh no Canada, and more
Plus, Israel threatens Hezbollah
Documentary about pro-Palestinian activist
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