The Star of David associated today with Jews, the Holocaust and Israel has other cultural and religious underpinnings.
Shrinking citrus groves have reduced the economic importance of oranges, but farmers, artists and high-tech professionals are now looking to give the golden fruit new meaning
Benny Morris is convinced that what prevailed in the past will also exist in the future. As a historian, he should know this isn’t the case, not forever
The Gillette commercial caused me to look again, more closely, at Netanyahu's Iwo Jima moment. That's when it struck me
The Women’s March anti-Semitism saga exposes the profound failure of identity politics and inclusion. We're told we must 'work through' the pain of overt anti-Semitism, that we boost white supremacy and that we're Zionist genocidaires
The painful truth is that the rupture between Israel and progressive American Jewry is worsening because the thing they may want to change most of all, without succeeding, is us
Report says anti-Semitic Google searches spiked on Holocaust Remembrance Day, after Israel won Eurovision Contest, and after Jeremy Corbyn met with Jewish leaders
What persists among liberal pro-Israel groups, however, is wariness of CUFI’s alliances with the broader American right wing
That's the clear message from the anti-occupation activists of IfNotNow. Forget a more ‘balanced’ approach to the conflict: When they label views sympathetic to Israel as deceptive or malevolent – they’re trying to shut them down
Has Israel become what Zionist thinkers Chaim Weizmann, Haim Nahman Bialik and Lea Goldberg envisioned?
Toxic masculinity, as in: I, as a self-decreed Alpha, can do whatever the Capital Eff I please, to whomever I please, for whatever personal benefit I can extract, with absolutely no fear of negative consequence
The link between Zionism, anti-Semitism didn’t begin with Netanyahu; it also grew out of Zionism’s old need to seek allies anywhere they could be found
Goldberg argues that opposing Israel and calling for a binational Israeli-Palestinian state is legitimate
Mordechai Elon did not deny the sexual misconduct accusations made by a young man he counseled, who turned to religious forum rather than police
And Iran, George Galloway, Gilad Atzmon and the Daily Stormer. Why has such a diverse spectrum of anti-Semites converged on the work of this Israeli historian? Should he bear any blame for how they've weaponized his words?
Our political culture insists on seeing the Jews as the direct descendants of the ancient Hebrews. But the Jews never existed as a ‘people’ – still less as a nation
I’m sorry for those enlightened, cosmopolitan Jews, but this must be said openly: Their mission to rehabilitate the haters and discover the light in their hearts has ended
Uri Milstein was a leading military historian until he lauded Rabin’s assassin and was shunned. Now he's making his way back into the mainstream
The prevailing approach of Zionism makes the Palestinians hostages in the intra-Jewish debate over the country’s borders. It also makes Israel a criminal state. But there’s a way to justify the Jews’ settlement in Israel, based on political morality rather than history
Western Jews are threatened by assimilation and only in Israel is it possible to live on any point of the Jewish spectrum, and especially on the secular end, without needing to assimilate
When only the Zionist leader’s foot appeared in a photo with Wilhelm II, it was time for a 19th-century ‘Photoshop’ effort
The Palestinians’ refusal to accept that they are confronting a rival national movement has been disastrous for them
Is the secular Jewish socialism of a pre-war mass movement opposed to Zionism really coming back from oblivion? A small kernel of young, idealistic Jews think it’s the answer to today’s Jewish identity crisis. This is why they’re wrong
'Holy Air,' Shady Srour’s first feature, is innovative in its treatment of Palestinian society in Israel
'You Help Brothers Before Cousins': Party Running for Haifa Municipal Elections to Create Jews-only Merchant List
As part of city council campaign, chairman of right-wing Habayit Hayehudi party vows to boost business of Jewish merchants in Talpiot produce market
Opinion How Israel’s Religious Ultra-nationalists Fought a Civil War, Retreated to the Ghetto and Lost Their Influence
As the ultra-Orthodox world is slowly, painfully opening up, religious nationalist institutions insist on an ever more closed world. They’ve lost all connection with the ‘real’ Israel - and with their communities
For 51 years we've been sending our sons to control another people, to die and to kill, so the religious Zionists could adorn themselves with grains of the Whole Land of Israel. It's time to change course
Corbyn's far Left anti-Zionist vision of the conflict places him not in the Palestinian peace camp, but in its rejectionist wing. For his allies, the Labour anti-Semitism saga that could derail this vision must be smears - or a deep state conspiracy
Tiran stressed that the political situation isn’t the main reason for his leaving the country, and that he doesn’t see himself as a 'political exile.' He says: 'If we want to preach for a certain kind of political discussion that isn’t violent, we must strengthen these voices, even if it’s difficult'