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 Rahm in crosshairs, Turkish PM doesn’t like Jews, and more in the news
Plus the Holocaust Museum on Von Brunn, and more
Plus the U.S. on Jerusalem, another Senate Jew, and more in the news
You thought it ended with Rahm, Ari, and Zeke?
Obama to confont Ahmadinejad, Olmert trial begins, and more in the news
‘Mother Jones’ thinks so
Even if he once made same charge himself
See Nazis and ‘death panels,’ blame Zeke Emanuel
Bibi denies earlier remark; profile proves it wrong
Bibi’s no fan of Emanuel, Axelrod
A Bosnian politician, a Hollywood mogul, and more from the morning papers
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