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
Pledged to support Israel during Senate confirmation hearing
Susan Rice stands up for the United Nations
As world moves against Syria, reminder that Israel was among the first
Plus Iran feels threatened by Assad’s situation, and more in the news
Plus more settlements prompt more U.S. words, and more
Plus old anti-Semites say they are ‘the new Jews,’ and more in the news
Plus Russia and China protect Syria still, and more in the news
Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Plus China, Russia slammed for vetoes, and more in the news
Vetoed U.N. sanctions still betray which way the wind is blowing
Plus, Syria resolution vetoed, Grapel still jailed, and more in the news
Plus Ben-Hur the Jew, Dylan’s paintings, and more
Plus Googling the Dead Sea Scrolls, and more
Plus Iranian bagels, the Irvine 11, Clinton vs. Bibi, and more
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