October 15

The Coins of Ancient Israel

Numismatics 101.

October 12

Why the White House Should Demand Answers about Jamal Khashoggi

But there’s no reason to jump to conclusions about his fate.

Jewish Fate and the Soviet-Jewish “Madam Bovary”

Dovid Bergelson’s Yiddish masterpiece and his untimely death.

How to Read Biblical References to Dragons

An answer to ancient Near Eastern mythology.

October 11

Iran’s Plans for a Takeover of Gaza

Its alternative to Hamas is waiting in the wings.

Asians, Jews, and Harvard

The Association for Asian-American Studies is happy to condemn Israel but won’t condemn quotas on Asian Americans.

Where Modern Orthodoxy Came from, and Where It Might Be Going

And how much does its ideology matter?

An Informative but Imperfect Biography of Saul Bellow

He was no “is descendant of Machiavelli.”

October 10