James McAuley

There's a Model for How France Should Treat Its Muslims. It's How France Treats Its Jews.
January 16, 2015

An uncomfortable irony has emerged since the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

Multiculturalism Can Work in France. President Hollande Already Showed Us How.
January 12, 2015

The presence of Hollande and Netanyahu was a powerful sign that ethnic and religious multiculturalism is alive—if not well—in France.

The Attack on Charlie Hebdo Plays Right Into Marine Le Pen's Hands
January 07, 2015

Despite the troubling pattern of violence by religious extremists, the attacks are not representative of a collective will. 

Jewish History is Not Just About the Holocaust. Finally, a Museum Gets That.
"The last thing Poland needs is a Holocaust museum. … The whole country is a Holocaust museum.”
October 28, 2014

Finally, a museum gets that.

Meet This Year's Nobel Prize Winner for Literature
Patrick Modiano is a post-Proustian novelist
October 09, 2014

He is among the most playful and original theorists of fiction at work in any language.

Anne Sinclair: 'I Don’t Believe That the French Jews Are Fleeing'
September 29, 2014

"I don’t believe that the French Jews are fleeingit’s absolutely untrue"

Shanghai is One of the Greatest Jewish Cities Ever Constructed
Its current success is a function of that history
June 30, 2014

It's current success is a function of that history.