Jonathan Sarna is no ordinary ivory tower academic. He helps bring Jewish stories to life, which makes him so invaluable to journalists and their readers alike, Paul Berger writes.
Could an angry ad accusing Islamic countries of ‘Jew hatred’ inadvertantly launch a useful dialogue? Mira Sucharov explains how we can use Pam Geller’s accusations against her.
Former Israeli ambassador Michael Oren is a historian — the kind who likes to distort historical facts about Israel and American Jews. His letters in Foreign Policy prove that, writes Ali Gharib.
Forward contributing editor Jay Michaelson has won the 2014 Deadline Club award for opinion writing.
The ADL says its global poll shows a quarter of the world holds anti-Semitic views. But Jay Michaelson says the study is so hopelessly flawed, any thinking person could fail — even a rabbi.