The victims were targeted as Americans. Why hasn’t that blunt and inescapable fact been placed at the center of our account twenty years later?
S. Ansky’s radical yeshiva boys used to seem unreal. But observing today’s political scene has taught me to understand them.
The trend is disturbing, no doubt. But owning up to it is better than staying in your own comforting reality.
Diversity has become a prime goal in the world of higher education. How did religious diversity get left out of the mix?
Many of those who would do away with Israel evince no pre-existing hostility to Jews that I can see. But their motivations are beside the point.
A former senior civil-rights official joins us to explain why properly defining anti-Semitism is so important to the U.S. government’s fight against discrimination.
It’s already the best of the several definitions out there. And, by offering yet clearer guidance on the question of Zionism, it could get even stronger.
To ease social animosities and heal political wounds, leaders and citizens in America and Israel must rededicate themselves to the principles of liberal democracy.
That’s why I signed the Jerusalem Declaration on Anti-Semitism.
Despite many real disappointments, the turmoil of the past decade has also revealed signs of promise in the Middle East.