A dispatch from frozen Harbin, where Jews once flourished—and melted away
The Mueller Report is an unmitigated disaster for the American press and the ‘expert’ class that it promotes
And why Trump’s military pullout represents not a new direction in foreign affairs but a coarse coda to a decade of institutional error
Days after a Russian naval vessel rammed a Ukrainian ship and detained the sailors onboard
Kiev’s city council passed the measure after a long campaign to honor Boris Nemtsov, a staunch supporter of Ukraine’s Euromaidan revolution
After millennia, the Russian and Ukrainian Orthodox churches are splitting apart, fracturing the unity of Constantinople and possibly escalating the war between the two nations
How the center of a Russian-guitar culture ended up in the American Midwest, under the stewardship of its greatest enthusiast
The largest city in Western Ukraine votes to ban Russian-language cultural products
An Israeli delegation will share evidence about the accidental shootdown of a Russian jet by Syrian air defense forces
Syrian forces shooting down a Russian jet may not be Israel’s fault after all
Are symbolic threats involving bears a sign of bigger escalations to come between Ukraine and Russia?
The scholars, historians, and political advisers who shaped the West’s understanding of Nazi Germany, the Soviet Union, and the Islamist Middle East, make way now for—what?
The idea of a new status quo in which Iran entrenches itself in Syria while Russia positions itself as an honest broker should be a strategic nightmare for Israel
Bookworm: 2018 Russia, 2008 Russia, 19th-century Russia, and America all star in the new novel by the author of ‘All the Sad Young Literary Men’
Anything for a vegetable in the Jewish Autonomous Oblast, Siberia
Why military supremacy is no longer enough for a Jewish state fighting on asymmetric fronts against nonstate actors with the ability to shape public perceptions and war narratives
Gorbachev dismantled his country’s empire. He was either visionary or crazy. Is Donald Trump now doing the same to America’s global hegemony? If so, why?
Arkady Babchenko was shot in the back while returning home from the grocery store
It’s good to be the czar
The Russian president is a proven philo-Semite. He’s also not above using the Jews to take shots at political enemies.
By using the justice system as a political weapon, Mueller and his supporters in both parties are confirming what many Americans already believe: We are not all equal under one law.
Today on Jewcy: An immigrant finding solace in Judaism.
Accusing the Jews of all of history’s ills, the essay is an alarming departure from Moscow’s past philo-Semitic positions
And are we now on the eve of the emergence of a new, Fifth International?
Seventy-nine years after Kristallnacht, ‘A Deadly Legacy,’ a new history of German Jewish soldiers during World War I, traces the origins of the European scapegoating that would engulf the continent some years later
Did the U.S. choose to ignore the source of 1999 bombings that propelled the security-agency bureaucrat to the top post he has never relinquished?
The latest campaign against Israel has all the hallmarks of an Islamic Republic operation
News of the News: an oppo-research-for-hire outfit of former reporters tries to seed stories in the American press for global clients
The president’s latest whopper ignores anti-Semitism, actual history.
Why Trump is no Nixon, and why this political scandal is so much worse than that one