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 historical relationship—and the proximity to power it afforded—enabled wider acceptance of Jews in America
“Goddamn his Jewish soul!” Nixon says of trusted aide in final batch of tapes
The late lawyer’s critical role fighting the UN’s Zionism is Racism Resolution
The influential former secretary of state—courtier, careerist, proud American, conflicted Jew—turns 90
A look at Bob Dylan’s new album, which drops today
Plus Nixon on the Jews, and more
Romney adviser Fred Malek takes a stand
The successful movement to save Soviet Jewry offers some valuable lessons for Iranian Americans seeking democracy in the Islamic Republic
Plus, Iranian smuggling, Crowe’s cutting remarks, and more
Plus, the man in the white Charvet shirts, and more
Also, Mark Zuckerberg won this year
A new book gives an insider’s assessment of four Israeli prime ministers—and Menachem Begin the voice he never had
Foreign correspondent and story unto himself
Nixon and the bomb, women step up, and more in the news
We have a ‘death wish,’ apparently
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