Purim in Yungvarg, 1948.
Jewish socialists didn’t cause anti-Semitism; the events associated with them merely reactivated it.
What exactly did Moses Hess believe he was repenting from?
The Jewish state is the new litmus test for the American left.
The courts are certain that keeping her alive isn’t in her best interest.
Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s statements about Jews would make Jeremy Corbyn blush.
Smelly ideas, old and new.
Among the blamed are the victims themselves.
It deserves at least one cheer.
When Elizabeth Warren talks of private-equity “vampires.”
The free market, social welfare, and skepticism of government.
In 1948, the nascent state enjoyed political support from almost the entire global left. A new book by a member of today’s left takes a close look at how and why that changed.
To Memmi national identity was a necessity and Zionism a liberation movement.
A son’s reflection on the centennial of a great New York intellectual.