The myth of Lydda returns.

June 24 2019 12:01AM

Fighting the war on error, and refuting Ari Shavit.

Martin Kramer, Benny Morris and Hussein Ibish
Nov. 3 2016 12:01AM

Michael Kinsley, the founding editor of Slate, is incensed by what he has read in Ari Shavit’s My Promised Land about a 1948 massacre, allegedly. . .

Feb. 25 2015 12:01AM

In his much-vaunted book My Promised Land, the Israeli journalist Ari Shavit devotes a chapter to a “massacre” of Arabs that he claims took place. . .

Dec. 29 2014 12:01AM

The debate between Benny Morris and Martin Kramer over Israel's wartime conduct enters its second round.

July 28 2014 7:20PM

The treatment of Lydda by Ari Shavit and my respondent Benny Morris has consequences even they didn’t intend.

July 20 2014 10:00PM

Martin Kramer shows how Ari Shavit manipulates and distorts Israeli history; but Kramer has an agenda of his own.

July 13 2014 9:02PM

How a confusing urban battle between two sides was transformed into a one-sided massacre of helpless victims.

July 6 2014 11:21PM

In his celebrated new book, Ari Shavit claims that “Zionism” committed a massacre in July 1948. Can the claim withstand scrutiny?

July 1 2014 12:01AM