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Jews and the Armenian Genocide

The 100th anniversary is the time for Israel to rethink the moral concession it has made by abetting Turkish denial

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Jewish Organizations Must Stop Denying the Armenian Genocide

Staying silent in the face of radical evil is wrong. It’s time for us to engage.

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Will Obama Condemn the Mainstreaming of Anti-Semitism by Turkey’s Ruling Party?

Turkish TV airs ‘sequel’ to ‘Protocols of the Elders of Zion’

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Barack Obama’s Turkish Fruitcake

President Erdogan builds an opulent palace for himself, part of a 20-year mess that is American Middle East policy

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Pope Francis Meets With Turkish Chief Rabbi

Visit to Turkey focused on status of religious minorities in Middle East

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Turkish Governor Threatens To Turn Synagogue Into Museum

“Hatred and anti-Semitism have seized the state,” says opposition lawmaker

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How To Make the Ultimate Turkey and Stuffing for Thanksgiving

Video: Make a traditional American holiday feast, with a recipe for stuffing that brings Jewish flavors to the table

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Rooting for the Women Fighting ISIS in Syria

But defeating the brutal jihadist group will require international assistance

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ADL: Surge in Global Anti-Semitism

Report lists anti-Semitic incidents outside the U.S. during Gaza operation

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Meet the Kurds, a Historically Oppressed People Who Will Get Their Own State

While Hamas fires rockets, and ISIS beheads unbelievers, the Kurds build the second non-Arab state in the Middle East

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Israel Pulls Embassy Staff out of Turkey

After violent protests against Israeli military action in Gaza target embassies

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Fight Over Mediterranean Gas Fields Heats Up

Turkish navy intercepts Norwegian exploration vessel near Cyprus

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With Natural Gas Fields in the Eastern Mediterranean, Israel Now Has a New Front: the Sea

As new fields come online, Israel is beefing up its naval assets to fend off threats from Turkey, Lebanon, and Russia

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Germans Want To Put the Holocaust Behind Them. One Citizen Says, ‘Not So Fast.’

Yascha Mounk talks about growing up in a place where people fetishized, reviled, or resented him simply for being born a Jew

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In Trouble, Turkey’s Leader Blames Israel—Raising Tension for His Country’s Jews


Many blame Recep Tayyip Erdogan for rising anti-Semitism, but the legacy of his conspiracy-mongering may outlast his rule

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Entire World Sneers at Turkish Prime Minister’s Absence at Mandela Memorial

Recep Erdoğan is condemned for missing tribute to South African leader

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The Halakha of Deep-Frying Turkey

We asked for your best / Thanksgivukkah haikus / Here are the winners

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Turkey Denies Blowing Cover of Israeli Spy Ring

Turkey was said to have outed 10 Iranian spies working for the Mossad

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Israeli Tourists Vacationing in Turkey Again

After Netanyahu’s March apology, Israeli visits to Turkey increased 80 percent

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Turkey Hawks Bird as Israeli Mossad Spy Beacon, Ruffles Feathers

Bird-brained conspiracy theories keep a tenacious foothold in the Arab Middle East, where science lags behind the West

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Israeli-Turkish Détente Hits the Snag We Knew It Would

It’s never been about the money

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Turkish Jews Fear Anti-Semitic Backlash

After prime minister linked anti-government protests to “Jewish Diaspora”

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Glenn Greenwald’s Sick Brew of NSA Leaks and Anti-Israel Hysteria

Blogger’s bizarre ideology sees America and Israel in active cahoots to destroy the freedoms of the entire world

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Sundown: Syrian Troops Seize Strategic Villages

Plus Hong Kong’s Jewish high school graduates its first class, and more

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How Plato and Aristotle Help Us Understand the Tyranny of Bashar al-Assad

Today’s upheaval in the Arab world has antecedents in past revolutions. So, why are the lessons lost on U.S. policymakers?

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Daybreak: Protests Erupt in Turkey

Plus Alicia Keys confirms Israeli concert, Lou Reed recovering, and more

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Obama’s Turkey

The president’s favorite Muslim democrat is turning into just another Middle Eastern despot

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Sundown: Turkey and Israel Near Reconciliation

Plus, a most-wanted Nazi gets arrested and Proust gets impersonated

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Daybreak: Al-Qaeda Plot Against Turkish Shul Foiled

Plus diplomats say chemical weapons were used by Assad in Syria