Idiocy

Doron Ben-Atar, a professor of American Studies at Fordham University, called on his department to protest the American Studies Association’s academic boycott of Israel. In. . .

Doron Ben-Atar
Oct. 14 2014 12:01AM

During the Rosh Hashanah ritual of tashlikh, Jews traditionally gather by a river or stream and symbolically cast the previous year’s sins into the water.. . .

Oct. 13 2014 12:01AM

The left-wing organization Peace Now has manufactured a crisis out of a symbolic order, signed by the mayor of Jerusalem, authorizing continued construction of homes. . .

Elliot Abrams
Oct. 6 2014 12:01AM

We’ve had Israel as apartheid South Africa, Israel as Nazi Germany, and now there’s “#JSIL”: Israel as the “Jewish State in the Levant.” And this. . .

Oct. 3 2014 12:01AM

When it comes to the Gaza campaign, linguistic obtuseness leads to radical distortion at the New York Times and tendentious, error-riddled assertions at the Forward.. . .

Sept. 24 2014 12:01AM

These days, the word is used almost exclusively to describe any action, defensive or responsive, by Israel. Can someone point me in the direction of a proportionate war?

Maureen Lipman
Sept. 15 2014 12:01AM

Much of the Western media’s anti-Israel narrative originates with Israeli journalists.

Seth Frantzman
Sept. 11 2014 12:01AM

A full-page New York Times advertisement bearing 327 signatures proves that, where defamation of Israel is concerned, moral coarseness knows no bounds.

Sept. 2 2014 12:01AM

Slogans and hashtags compare Israelis to Nazis, and Gaza to genocide. But only one party and its supporters aim at genocide, and those who chant. . .

Ron Rosenbaum
Aug. 29 2014 12:01AM

Much of what is called “Islamophobia” these days simply cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree. To say otherwise is not just. . .

Jamie Kirchik
Aug. 29 2014 12:01AM