Mr. Dershowitz, I never claimed to have the power to “define what it means to be an American or a Jew.”
Perhaps the best way to deal with our shandas is not to hide them, but to decry them.
If you want to shape a progressive future, start with your own Twitter account. Follow more women.
Blaming the Jews is an old-school rhetorical move. It’s also, dispiritingly often, quite effective.
The issue plays into a contentious battle about whether, and when, anti-Zionism can cross the line into anti-Semitism.
Discontent is brewing in New Haven after Rev. Bruce M. Shipman, an Episcopal chaplain at Yale, wrote a letter to the New York Times that some have deemed deeply offensive to Jews.
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has literally flooded the Internet. With everyone from Mayim Bialik to Justin Bieber accepting the challenge, the IDF got in on the action — with hummus.
On campus after campus, student government meetings to discuss divestment resolutions have been heated affairs often stretching into the night. But with only a couple exceptions, student governments this academic year have rejected divestment measures.
Russia’s annexation of Crimea, the strategically critical peninsula that dangles from Ukraine into the Black Sea, has drawn international condemnation.
The shocking images from Ukraine carry additional weight for Talia Lavin. She watches in disbelief as a square where she strolled and bought ice cream dissolves into violent chaos.