America paid Iran $1.7 billion in cash—funds that by law were not to be released unless and until Iran paid what it owed to American victims of its terrorism.
As a powerful new exhibit shows, the 16th president felt a close connection to the Jewish people. Why?
He did. A recent book is a damning polemic against him and also against America’s most politically connected Jewish leader. Yet it’s hard to imagine things ending differently.
A posthumous collection edited by his son Daniel clarifies the great columnist’s legacy to American, and to Jewish, discourse.
Why do we Anglicize some names and not others?
It’s not why you think.
The untold story of Israeli hydrodiplomacy, from the 1950s until now.
After decades of wariness, the two nations are being drawn together by common interests and shared fears.
A leading historian of American Judaism discusses Abraham Lincoln’s fascination with the Jews—and Jews’ fascination with Lincoln.
Fifty years on, no work by or about Jews has won American hearts so thoroughly. So what’s my problem?
The Israeli NGO won international attention last week for claiming to expose IDF malfeasance in Gaza. It exposed something else.
Desperate to preserve the nuclear deal, Iran with the help of its Western friends is creating just enough turmoil to make America, and not it, appear eager for war.
How Zionist leaders held Britain to its promise of a Jewish national home.
A visit with an imam and a rabbi who together are attempting the impossible in Sweden’s most notoriously anti-Semitic city.