Dissecting a tendentious new-atheist attack on the Hebrew Bible.
What a new book about Israeli prime ministers gets wrong, and right, about today.
A result of the failure of the authorities.
Two very problematic allies.
Ilan Ramon and the book of Enoch.
The region’s largest city in its day.
As Arab rulers and their peoples come to see that Islamism and Iran are the real threats.
The annual piyyut festival.
Only interested in dead Jews.
Younger Americans value patriotism, religion, and family far less than they did a few decades ago.
Sam Ravel and Pancho Villa.
And if Netanyahu is out, hostile powers may try to test a new prime minister’s mettle.
Turkey and Iran can expand their influence.
Which is more revealing, the conscious lie or the unconscious one?