Harvard and Yale Slam American Studies Association Over Israel Boycott

Lead growing chorus condemning the boycott

Sundown: Likud-Yisrael Beiteinu Slipping

Plus Germany debates anti-Semitism and its relationship with Israel

The Diplomat of Shoah History

Does Yale historian Timothy Snyder absolve Eastern Europe of special complicity in the Holocaust?

Arguing the World

In his last book, the late intellectual Tony Judt is sharp as ever—offering biting comments about American Jews, Israel, and his ex-wives

Truman Doctrine

Rachel Kleinfeld, an Alaska-born Rhodes Scholar, is using her Truman National Security Project to build a new Democratic foreign-policy establishment

Trotsky the Jew

Joshua Rubenstein’s new biography obscures the Russian revolutionary’s violent extremism while overemphasizing his Jewishness

In With the New

New Yale anti-Semitism program to focus on scholarship, not policy

No Haven

When Yale shuttered its Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Anti-Semitism last month, critics saw anti-Israel political correctness. But the project may simply have been a casualty of the university’s global ambitions.

Daybreak: The Syrian Crisis Worsens

But U.N. action is unlikely, and more in the news

Skullcaps and Bones

Yale’s Jewish society, Eliezer, comes out of the shadows

Into the Jewish People

The rabbi who co-officiated at the Clinton-Mezvinsky wedding on his journey to accepting intermarriage

Sundown: That Was the Week That Was

Plus anti-anti-Semitism at Yale, and more

Sundown: U.S. Says Iran ‘Anything but Peaceful’

Plus the mumps hit, meowing in Auschwitz, and more

Jewish-Studies Money With Strings Attached

Foundation wants secular Jews studied; some schools refuse

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