The inside story behind Israel’s bold 2007 decision to stop Syria from becoming a nuclear-armed state.
The case of Eric Hobsbawm.
Exploring the great Argentinian writer’s unusual fascination with Judaism and enthusiasm for the Jewish state.
An open letter to fellow students who want to write about Israel and anti-Semitism.
A wonderful new book recaptures their story and relates it to broader issues of Middle Eastern Jewish identity.
Why a cheesy competition with bad music and outrageous costumes matters.
How a young man from a village in northeast India, convinced of his hidden Jewish roots, moved his family to Israel, became an Orthodox rabbi, and turned into a national hero.
Yom Ha-Atsma’ut and Yom Yershulayim.
Claiming objection to “Islamophobia,” when the real objection is to Zionism.
At each point—1897, 1917, and 1947—one Jewish leader appeared, and showed greatness.