Face to face with the challenges of living a double life under the Iranian theocracy
The PLO’s greatest single contribution to the Iranian Revolution was the formation of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, but the Palestinian leader’s involvement with Iran didn’t end there
In an excerpt from a new history of 20th-century Iran, the neglected story of the Jewish revolutionaries who participated in—or adapted to—the sweeping changes of 1979
The horror and hope undergirding Jewish life in post-Revolution Iran
Time to stand up, America!
News of the News: How operatives used the Khashoggi murder and the American press for political ends
And why Trump’s military pullout represents not a new direction in foreign affairs but a coarse coda to a decade of institutional error
France’s Yellow Vests condemn violence but ‘have to admit that it is efficient’
The mullahs have all the time in the world. Donald Trump does not.
What lies beneath seven years of Israeli rhetoric about Iran?
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.
Is a Kingsborough Community College professor a racist or a victim of ‘academic mobbing’?
Not this time, anyway. But he is leading the fight against populist anti-Semitism on the left and the right.
How President Donald Trump has been forthright about the actual drivers of American policy in the Middle East
Where’s my Roy Cohn?
Third in a series on the American left: a tale of buried treasure
The great NFL quarterback Sid Luckman, who would have turned 102 today, had a secret: his father’s ties to the Jewish mob
Second in a series on the American left: Michael Walzer and Bernie Sanders
Understanding the Jewish billionaire—who is neither the villain of right-wing caricature, nor the angel of left-wing hagiography
What else keeps the Jewish-Moroccan relationship alive?
Kurdistani Jews are caught between the Jewish state and the ethnonationalist ambitions of its Middle Eastern neighbors
A surprise visit by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to Oman last month reveals the Jewish state’s shifting foreign policy
First in a series on the American left: Will left-wing anti-Zionists and anti-Semites in America succeed in hollowing out the traditional liberal left in the United States, as they have in Britain and France?
Eighty years after that dark night in Europe, America’s midterms were a contest to see how much of the country could be mobilized on a basis of hysteria and mass loathing
And how is it possible that some Jews are still shocked that they’re hated in America?
Is American anti-Semitism really distinctive from that of other diaspora countries? Just how worried should we be?
Eight candidates who have expressed blatantly anti-Semitic views, or who openly associate with anti-Semites
Seeking human connection and solidarity, within and without the Jewish community, in the wake of Pittsburgh
The Christian Identity movement, white supremacy, and the future of homegrown anti-Jewish terror
The team tasked with the ritual preparation of the bodies of the victims of the Pittsburgh massacre lean on thousands of years of Jewish martyrdom