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 Yasser Arafat to be exhumed
The JFNA General Assembly gets evacuated
Plus New York Governor Cuomo asks for $30 billion for Hurricane Sandy
Plus Giffords faces her shooter, Greek Jews strategize, and more
Plus Syrian fire hits IDF jeeps near the border between Israel and Syria
This season, the first ladies of the Levant go nuclear, bringing the drama even without Skinny Girl Margaritas
The regulation of the metzitzah b’peh circumcision ritual has been postponed
Today’s bombing likely to have big implications for Lebanon
Plus Greta Berlin gets the cold shoulder
The former UN chief is hawking a book and we’ve got some advice
An October surprise with some curious timing
Plus Sherman v. Berman: a rumble of the Jews?
Plus Turkey accuses Russia of arming Syria, and more
Israel on trial without any defense
Plus Turkey fires upon Syrian targets for the second day
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