History & Ideas

Or simply a partisan observer?

Sam Brody
July 18 2018 12:01AM

The earliest in the land of Israel.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
July 18 2018 12:01AM

Isaiah’s unforgettable language serves much the same role in spoken Hebrew that Shakespeare’s does in English.

July 18 2018 12:01AM

These days, many say no—but a functioning Jewish People’s Council would prove them wrong. And that’s reason enough to support it.

July 16 2018 1:15AM

A Hebrew inscription, an old synagogue, and a prophet’s tomb.

Seth Frantzman and Omar Mohammed
July 16 2018 12:01AM

“The greatest guardian” of Holocaust memory.

July 13 2018 12:01AM

A tale of two paintings and one city.

July 12 2018 12:01AM

A constant presence in his own movie.

Henry Gonshak
July 11 2018 12:01AM

The biblical spies in Ḥuqoq.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
July 11 2018 12:01AM

The hidden roots of the Yiddish-American expression “to shep nakhes.

July 11 2018 12:01AM

Mimicking the totalitarian habit of rewriting the past.

Arch Puddington
July 10 2018 12:01AM

And the priestly blessing.

Jenna Weissman Joselit
July 9 2018 12:01AM

Jews of the Silk Road.

Aram Yardumian
July 9 2018 12:01AM

The persecution and expulsion of Jews from Arab lands.

July 6 2018 12:01AM