Politics & Current Affairs

Over 100,000 American children in foster care are waiting to be adopted. Orthodox and ultra-Orthodox Jews can help.

Jan. 14 2020 12:01AM

Caught in the middle of Russia’s hybrid war on their country, they need serious help—and nobody is listening.

Jan. 7 2020 12:01AM

A series of defense-trade treaties among the world’s leading democracies would help defend all of them, and us, against China.

Dec. 31 2019 12:01AM

Americans may soon face the unfamiliar challenge of a rival with as many resources as the U.S. has, or more: precisely the situation in which Israelis have always excelled.

Dec. 30 2019 12:01AM

The historian and foreign-policy expert joins us to talk about strains between friends and how to overcome them.

Dec. 27 2019 12:01AM

The veteran columnist and scholar of foreign affairs joins our podcast to talk about how he sees the state of the world.

Dec. 20 2019 12:01AM

Seven of our regular writers pick several favorites each, featuring sieges, spies, cultural revolutions, family papers, useful enemies, new fields of inquiry, and more.

Dec. 18 2019 12:01AM

The Jewish state’s relationship with the U.S. is stronger for resting on an informal basis; replacing it with a formal alliance would do no good and only anger the world’s other major power.

Dec. 9 2019 12:55AM

A global presence that hovers above the world declaring that it desires nothing but to connect us with each other, Facebook now invites serious religious questions.

Nov. 14 2019 12:01AM

In a season of mass protests in Hong Kong and a fierce dustup with the NBA, the acclaimed new Chinese-American film is (almost) silent on the costs of engaging with authoritarianism.

Nov. 5 2019 12:27AM

The national-security expert tells us how an Israeli interceptor ended up launching from Alaska.

Tikvah Podcast at Mosaic and Thomas Karako
Oct. 17 2019 12:01AM

From the Yom Kippur War to the Arab Spring, events considered impossible happen in the Middle East with unusual frequency. Here are seven; when will the eighth appear?

Sept. 24 2019 12:57AM

Protestant evangelical Zionism has a centuries-old pedigree. Could Catholic Zionism, evolving over the last half-century, become official Church teaching?

Sept. 9 2019 12:01AM

What I witnessed in my two decades of teaching at Harvard.

Aug. 20 2019 12:03AM