• Israel has accused Iran of operating in Gaza and Sinai, and forcing Islamic Jihad to prolong last week’s rocket exchanges. [Haaretz]
• A group-profile of the past several White House Jewish liaisons. I want the bathing-suit calendar! [Mishpacha Magazine/Baltimore Jewish Times]
• The IDF did not permit screenings of the award-winning The Law in These Parts, a new documentary critical of the occupation. [Haaretz]
• At the Brooklyn Nets’ new arena in Brooklyn, you will be able to buy Brooklyn water straight from … Florida. [Grub Street]
Will there ever be another Gloria Steinem? (Actually, it might be Tablet Magazine columnist Irin Carmon!)
Marc Tracy is a staff writer at The New Republic, and was previously a staff writer at Tablet. He tweets @marcatracy.