'Difficult People' Proves It's Still the Golden Age of Jews Mocking Jews

Elissa Strauss feared the end of Jews mocking Jews in comedy. But in ‘Difficult People,’ Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner prove that it’s still the Golden age for Jews poking fun at each-other.

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Why Does Everybody Sound So Anti-Semitic All of a Sudden?

We sense anti-Semitism when Ann Coulter F-bombs Jews or the New York Times lists Jewish lawmakers. But J.J. Goldberg warns against playing victim when your own leaders picked the fight.

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Who's Afraid of Jeremy Corbyn? No, Not All British Jews.

British Jews are a diverse bunch with a wide range of political views. So why, Joseph Finlay asks, do people keep assuming they’re all scared of Jeremy Corbyn?

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The More Polite Brand of Greek Anti-Semitism

It’s bad enough that the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party placed third in Greece’s recent elections. Even worse, Jonathan Zimmerman says, is how a more polite kind of anti-Semitism has taken hold in the mainstream.

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Vatican Must Open World War II and Baptism Records

As Marshall Breger and Jack Bemporad point out in “Why Haven’t Jews Responded to Vatican II After 50 Years?” September 22, 2015, the Vatican has come a long way in healing the wounds it has inflicted on Jews and Judaism. But perhaps Jews haven’t responded because there is a great deal more to be done if the Vatican really wants to establish its bona fides: the Vatican must open its World War II archives and the baptism records of the same period. Time is running out.

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