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A Farewell to SNCC

In the 1960s, the civil rights activist drew the line with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee when it declared Israel ‘illegal’

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The Problem Isn’t Black Lives Matter. It’s the Occupation.

How Jewish criticism of the rights group reflects our own moral confusion about the last 50 years of Israeli politics

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Senator Tim Kaine, Anne Holton, and the Meaning of Character: A Personal Reflection

What growing up in Virginia taught me about moral courage

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New York University’s Students for Justice in Palestine Blames Police Shootings of Blacks on Israel

The student organization also falsely accused Israel of genocide for good measure

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How My Passover Cleaning Became a Spiritual Reckoning

As we move from slavery to freedom and from past to future on our journey to redemption, we need to deal critically with the dark elements of our history

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Remember When Donald Trump Read Literature by Hitler?

Trump recently claimed he didn’t know about white supremacist and anti-Semite David Duke, but the presidential hopeful finally disavowed him

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Details Emerge About That University of Missouri Bathroom Swastika

Some creep drew a swastika using human feces in a campus dorm. Pictures of it, and the corresponding police report, have been made public.

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University of Missouri President Resigns as Protests Over Racial Tensions From Students and Faculty Crescendo

Tim Wolfe’s sluggish response to racism on campus, including a swastika drawn with human feces, has been met by a number of non-violent demonstrations

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A Conversation With Gillian Laub

The photographer talks about ‘Southern Rites,’ her HBO documentary and companion book project about racial tensions in small-town Georgia

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What’s the Difference Between Being Black in Israel and America?

The different degrees of racism, as experienced by Ethiopian-Israelis

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Beyond the Pulpit

What does a rabbi do in late August when he no longer needs to prep for High Holidays?

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How We Got to Dylann Roof: An Excerpt From ‘A Hundred Little Hitlers’

How a 1988 murder in Portland brought the American skinhead movement into the national spotlight

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Harper Lee’s ‘Watchman’ Undoes the Hypocritical Fantasies of Benevolent White Power in ‘Mockingbird’

‘Over here we don’t believe in persecuting anybody. Persecution comes from people who are prejudiced.’

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Their Flag and Ours

The Confederate side wasn’t the only one to indulge in postwar nostalgia—memorializing its heroes, victims, and symbols. But only one side kept fighting.

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Netanyahu Vows to Fight Anti-Ethiopian Racism

‘This must not happen in Israel,’ prime minister tells Knesset

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Arab-Israeli TV anchor Lucy Aharish Calls for ‘Peace’

Presenter makes tearful appeal for tolerance, coexistence on Israeli Independence Day

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Color Erases, Color Paints

Growing up mixed race in Monsey, N.Y.

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This Year, Let’s Celebrate #PurimNotPrejudice

Dressing in costume for the holiday shouldn’t involve cultural appropriation

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The Lost Tribes of Israel

The Jewish state seeks to bring the Bedouin in from the desert

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Jewish Lives Do Matter—to Terrorists. To a Distracted Left, Not So Much.

Why is it hard for progressives to understand that Jew-hatred can never be one whit more defensible than any other racial insanity?

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Eric Garner, C’est Toi

A Jew of color explains why anti-black violence should concern all Jews

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Ku Klux Klan Chapter Now Accepting Jews

White supremacist starts more ‘inclusive’ branch of notorious hate group

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Watch Israeli President Reuven Rivlin’s Moving Anti-Racism Message

Rivlin joins 11-year-old George Amira, whose anti-bullying video went viral

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Single Dad’s Hoop Dreams Come True in Tel Aviv

When the NBA passed on him, guard Tyrese Rice found a home in Israel—and led Maccabi Tel Aviv to its sixth Euroleague crown

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Swiss Court Rules Nazi Salute Not Always Illegal

No longer a punishable criminal offense if used as a personal statement

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What Larry David Can Teach Us About Donald Sterling

How to talk provocatively about race without being a racist

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Donald Sterling Banned From NBA For Life

After the Los Angeles Clippers owner’s racists remarks were made public

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Now Is the Time for All Communities To Speak Out Against Knockout Attacks Targeting Jews

Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness

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Uncovering Anti-Semitism in Malmö, Sweden

Journalist Patrick Reilly wore a kippah for a day and documented the reactions

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