The Copenhagen terror attacks should not have surprised anyone. Deborah Lipstadt offers 7 axioms of the new reality — starting with the fact that it has a name: Muslim extremism.
For decades, Emory University’s dental school had a pernicious policy of discrimination against Jews. Now, the school is trying to expose the past and heal the wounds.
Deborah Lipstadt looks at the closing of Yale’s anti-Semitism institute, and argues for the need to separate scholarship from advocacy in this fraught field.
When I heard the news that Osama bin Laden had been killed, I was in the middle of an author’s tour for my recent book on the Eichmann trial. It was impossible not to immediately see the parallels between the fates of these two mass murderers, who both ended up in watery graves: While bin Laden’s body was dumped in the sea, Eichmann’s ashes were strewn over the Mediterranean.