The book, recommended by author Alice Walker, repeatedly cites the ‘Protocols of the Elders of Zion,’ dubs the Talmud ‘among the most appallingly racist documents on the planet,’ and says Jews funded the Holocaust and control the KKK

Why censoring Nazi imagery in student theater isn’t good for anyone

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A Parting of Ways

Christopher Hitchens died seven years ago this Saturday, a decade after breaking ranks with onetime friend Gore Vidal and beginning a feud that symbolized major changes in left-wing politics

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A Pittsburgh Survivor’s Daughter Reflects on Gun Violence

On the six-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre, the need to take real action to curb gun violence is more urgent than ever

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Key Participant at Center of Women’s March Story Confirms Anti-Jewish Incident

New information from two participants at the first Women’s March meeting contradicts statement by current co-chair and corroborates a ‘contentious conversation’ about race and Jewishness took place

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Song of Passaic

In my New Jersey town, Torah comes before bread

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Natural Causes

In this week’s ‘Daf Yomi,’ intentionality and human agency remain at the heart of Jewish law. Plus: the difference between a pagan and a heretic.

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Whiskey Takes Off in Israel

As the drink has gained popularity, distilleries have created a new whiskey scene—one with a distinctly Israeli flavor

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The Curtain Is Falling on Bibi’s Lebanese Belly Dance

What lies beneath seven years of Israeli rhetoric about Iran?

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Is the Women’s March Melting Down?

Millions of women mobilized against gender inequality and the election of Donald Trump in 2016. But only four of them ended up at the top—and the consequences have been enormous.

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CUNY’s Anti-Semitism Problem and the Campaign to Fire Michael Goldstein

Is a Kingsborough Community College professor a racist or a victim of ‘academic mobbing’?

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Not Jewish: Shaving

Why ‘smooth as a baby’s bottom’ rarely applies to Jewish men’s faces

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The Esthers: Top 10 Jewish Films of 2018

World War II, the Cold War, American racism, Polish introspection, and Jerry Lewis

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Jules Feiffer’s American Follies

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