Israel & Zionism

The dangers lurking in false portrayals of the Nazi official show why Holocaust films must be held to account.

June 29 2020 12:12AM

A look at the ghost of annexation past.

June 25 2020 12:01AM

There’s a rare geopolitical window open for the Jewish state right now—which means pursuing other interests than those in the West Bank.

June 24 2020 12:11AM

A group of former Israeli defense officials argue that the state can manage without the Jordan Valley. Here’s why they’re wrong.

June 24 2020 12:01AM

Imagine what Israel would look like now if it had declined to apply its law to eastern Jerusalem after the Six-Day War. It shouldn’t pass up a similar chance.

June 23 2020 12:01AM

Israel is near the end of a long journey to set its permanent borders. That’s what the annexation debate is really about.

June 23 2020 12:01AM

Applying sovereignty? Annexation? Join us this week for a five-part symposium on the great question before the Israeli people.

June 23 2020 12:01AM

Even discussions about one of Israel’s most triumphant moments are bound to be colored by the ongoing struggle over the morality of its actions.

June 22 2020 12:01AM

The Israeli garden, like Israel, is tamer than its immediate surroundings, but wilder in spirit than places that are actually tame.

June 9 2020 12:16AM

Sixty years ago, the infamous Nazi official was abducted in Argentina and brought to Israel. What really happened, what did Hollywood make up, and why?

June 1 2020 12:01AM

What Begin’s 1972 elegy for the diaspora reveals about a worldview unique among Israel’s founders.

May 22 2020 12:01AM

What the future prime minister of Israel had to say about his past and present homelands.

May 14 2020 12:14AM

The former Israeli Knesset member joins us to talk about her new book on the Western indulgence that fuels delusions about the right of return.

May 7 2020 12:06AM