Israel

Five Centuries After It Kicked Them Out, Spain Welcomes Back Sephardic Jews
May 20, 2015

Spain's passport offer to Sephardic Jews raises heated debate in Israel.

Sheldon Adelson Turns Israel Into 'The Walking Dead'
Behold, the "only zombie democracy in the Middle East"!
May 14, 2015

Behold, the "only zombie democracy in the Middle East"!

No, ISIS' Attack on Palestinians Doesn't Expose a Double Standard on Israel
April 10, 2015

Staunch defenders of Israel claim there is—and thus, unwittingly compare the country's actions with the Islamic State's.

“Jewish Privilege” Doesn't Exist—But Jews Can Benefit From Whiteness
April 09, 2015

What American Jews have to deal with these days, in terms of anti-Semitism, isn’t racial or religious marginalization so much as a continued ideology fixated on the idea that Jews control everything.

Does the Holocaust Discount Jewish White Privilege?
April 07, 2015

It’s entirely possible for a Jew whose relatives were killed in the Holocaust to benefit from certain aspects of white privilege. But that history means Jews are not able to be carefree about their identity like other privileged groups.

I'm a European Jew—and No, I'm Not Leaving
March 26, 2015

Contrary to Jeffrey Goldberg and The Atlantic, Jews are not leaving Europe.

David Brooks Was Right: Anti-Semitism Is a Different Evil
But it's not worse than other bigotries
March 25, 2015

But it's not worse than other bigotries.

What Netanyahu Will Say About Arabs 9,738 Days From Now
March 23, 2015

Walking back his pre-election comments for years to come.

Benjamin Netanyahu Will Not Win Another Election
And four other takeaways from Israel's contest
March 18, 2015

And four other takeaways from Israel's contest.

Netanyahu Has Been Rewarded for Blatantly Disrespecting the U.S. and the United Nations
March 18, 2015

What Netanyahu's reelection means for the U.S. and the global community.

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