In a wide-ranging interview at his home in Israel, Amos Oz talks about his politics, his art and his new Natalie Portman film.
The Holocaust was the attempted destruction of a civilization and also the total destruction of an idea.
“In its evolution from page to stage, “A Horse Walks Into a Bar” regains its spontaneity. Virtuosity is present, too.”
It should not matter whether Corbyn is actually an anti-Semite or someone who has befriended anti-Semites and found a home in anti-Semitic politics.
Corbyn’s Labour Party has adopted a new definition of anti-Semitism — disturbing not anti-Semites, but British Jews.
What’s happening at the border isn’t a Holocaust — but if the comparison helps people advocate for justice, it’s worthwhile.
“The challenge facing my generation of Israel is to turn outward to you, neighbor, because my future is inseparable from yours.”
Israel is helping to rewrite the American Jewish novel.
Unless the Genesis Prize stops fawning over stardom and completely changes how it conceives of impact and accomplishment, we can thank Natalie Portman
The Austrian policy was not to really deal with the Nazi past of personalities after 1945 that gave rise to these street names,