Churchill biographer’s passion was for all human stories, not just the epics
A Hebrew copy of the New Testament, among other things
Have you heard how Bibi decorates his office?
A new film about England’s avowed anti-Semites stirs a champion of European tolerance, liberalism, and civilization
Anne Frank kept a picture of Durbin on her wall
Jewish voters are a reliable Democratic bloc. But the Republican Party established the first platform on Israel—and brought the Democrats along.
Plus Barbara Walters talks tough, the Nazis’ lobbyist, and more
How serious is our society’s literacy problem? Unless we commit to being serious readers of a shared canon, we might as well stop reading altogether.
Plus, microarchaeology in Ashkelon, ranking Spielberg’s hits, and more
Israel’s leading military ethicist, Moshe Halbertal, argues that in some cases a pre-emptive nuclear strike might be moral while nuclear retaliation might not
A graduation speech for the kindergarten set