He’s pushed for Israeli-Palestinian peace, waived Iran sanctions, pressured Israel on settlements, and refused to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. What will it take for Trump’s hardline pro-Israel backers to criticize him?
Let’s make swastikas look like sassafras
Yale Cements Its Line in the Academic Sand by Awarding the Student ‘Truthtellers’ Who Bullied Faculty
In 2015, an email over Halloween costume propriety prompted a public debate over free speech and race. Its conclusion is telling.
May her memory be a blessing
The musical about an Egyptian orchestra’s mistaken arrival in a small Israeli town was an off-Broadway hit. But it could benefit from some tweaks if it wants to compete uptown.
‘Operation Wedding’ is directed by Anat Zalmanson-Kuznetsov, whose parents led the Leningrad plane hijacking that was ultimately foiled by the KGB
The former governor of Arkansas brought his bass to Israel, apparently
Party on Ilana, Party on Abbi
In an op-ed for The New York Times, Lewinsky muses on how the late Roger Ailes turned television—via her relationship with Bill Clinton—into a ‘modern coliseum…of shame and vitriol’
The comedian is being lauded for his acting in the upcoming film The Meyerowitz Stories. Deserving as he may be, the notion that his performance comes as some surprise is a high-brow cheap shot at the comedic legend.
At the Billboard Music Awards, Drizzy bowed to Queen Celine, cementing the Canadian royal ranks once and for all
Arkady, who lost his entire family in the Holocaust, was a ‘Yiddish rock star’
Citing the track’s ‘dangerous rhetoric,’ a group of Canadian college students—who believe the song ‘minimizes the experiences of oppression’—have it all wrong: Lou Reed was a vanguard for gender identity.
The first daughter—or whoever runs her social media feeds—appeared unaware that the Western Wall only derives its sanctity from the adjacent Temple Mount, Judaism’s most sacred site
‘I finally made something out of me’
The Church of England says it’d be OK for Harry to marry Meghan Markle, a Jewish-American actress
The ‘Transparent’ and ‘Arrested Development’ star gives a fantastic interview on ‘Late Night With Seth Meyers’
An exhibit at the Center for Jewish History showcases rare manuscripts, including a 12th-century prayer book believed to be the oldest in existence