The SeeSaw

Stop Worrying About Your Future Grandchildren That Aren't

Wedding bells are ringing for an Asian woman and her Jewish fiance but their parents only want to talk about future grandchildren. How to explain that they may not even have kids?

Jerusalem Protest Breeds Color War, Not Civil War

When Arabs and Jews came together to sing in Jerusalem, settler youth showed up to protest. Then liberal youth came to protest the protest. Then, strangely, everyone had fun.

AIPAC Lost Iran Sanctions Battle — Not War

Talk of AIPAC’s failure in lobbying for a new Iran sanctions bill is misleading, writes Brent Sasley. The defeat has more to do with presidential decision-making and the emergence of J Street.

Forget Tefillin — Orthodox Women Need Empowerment in Daily Lives

The silent majority of Orthodox women today are not preoccupied with fighting for ownership over men’s rituals. They need change in their daily lives, Avital Chizhik writes.

Academic Freedom — Not Boycotts — Should Be Focus of Israel Academia Debate

The uproar in academia over boycotting Israel has failed to answer one question: Are we committed to academic freedom for people on all sides of the Middle East conflict?