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.
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.
The toll clearly disproportionate — as of this writing, about 192:1. There are a few different ways to look at this rate.
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?
As part of the Forward’s 50-state project, Anne Cohen and Sigal Samuel are setting out on a journey through Dixie. To get you in the mood, here’s a brief history of Jewish road trips.