Jerusalem

The Metropolitan Museum’s Jerusalem 1000-1400 masked centuries of struggle for power and survival in the Holy Land—and effaced both the presence and the subjugation of its Jews.

Feb. 23 2017 12:01AM

The Met’s presentation of Jerusalem as a vibrant trade hub and cultural melting pot is seductive, but false.

Feb. 13 2017 12:01AM

An exhibition on the diverse multiculturalism of medieval Jerusalem has been ecstatically received. There’s just one problem: the vision of history it promotes is a myth.

Feb. 6 2017 12:01AM

Forcing Palestinians to acknowledge Israel’s historical claim to the land would provide them with an honorable basis for compromise.

Max Singer
Jan. 30 2017 12:01AM

Doing so can send a welcome message to Arab allies.

Jan. 20 2017 12:01AM

He built a wall, a tunnel, and a toilet.

Joshua Gelernter
Jan. 10 2017 12:01AM

And could even increase the odds for peace.

Miriam Elman
Jan. 3 2017 12:01AM

The Hanukkah story didn’t end with the rededication of the Temple.

Lawrence Schiffman
Dec. 30 2016 12:01AM

After 2,000 years.

Daniel Eisenbud
Dec. 28 2016 12:01AM

Obscure documents aren’t necessary to prove Jews’ connection to their homeland.

Lawrence Schiffman
Dec. 23 2016 12:01AM

“Freedom of Zion.”

Herb Keinon
Dec. 14 2016 12:01AM

With funding from the EU, the PLO, and some Arab and Muslim countries.

Bassam Tawil
Dec. 8 2016 12:01AM