Gaza War 'Unintended'? Nope, Hamas Is Sworn to Destroy Israel

J.J. Goldberg calls Israel’s operation in Gaza an ‘unintended war (that) nobody wanted.’ Israeli diplomat Gil Lainer calls that a dangerously naive view of Hamas.


Feeling ‘Chosen’ in Alabama

The taxi driver who picked up Anne Cohen and Sigal Samuel from the airport in Birmingham keeps a copy of the Bible on his passenger seat. Welcome to Alabama.


What Does 192-to-1 Death Toll Say About Gaza War?

The toll clearly disproportionate — as of this writing, about 192:1. There are a few different ways to look at this rate.


Where's Jewish Fury Over Tariq Abu Khdeir Beating?

Tariq Abu Khdeir posed no threat to the Israeli police officers who beat him up, Emily Hauser writes. So why has only one American Jewish organization condemned the assault?


Why Jews in Israel and Diaspora Share Fate

EDITORIAL: As sirens blare in Israel and bombs flatten Gaza, this is a time when the gulf between Jews there and here seems wider than ever. But our fates are still intertwined.

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