On last day as the head of Anti-Defamation League, Abraham Foxman pens op-ed in JTA, writing that the benefits of nuclear deal do not outweigh its dangers and urging Congress to vote 'no'.
Neither trusts the other party's intent at the moment, despite similar interests. Cooperation is necessary to make the Iran package the best it can be.
Where is the visible action by Israeli officials against price tag attacks? Are they heeding Church leaders' fears of a wave of hate crimes during the Pope's visit?
It's exactly the 'subtlety' of the cartoon which made the magazine's editors think they could get away with it.
Before he became prime minster, Sharon worked hard to overcome his categorization as a 'persona non grata' by U.S. administrations.
The ADL is often criticized for its instant condemnations of hate speech, but Kristallnacht 75 years on is a powerful reminder of why the rhetoric of hate must not be left unchecked.
The U.S.'s refusal to allow those of its citizens born in Jerusalem to request 'Israel' as their birthplace is discriminatory, reprehensible, even offensive.
European governments should make a moral and principled stand against terrorism by labeling both Hezbollah’s political and military wings as a terrorist organization.
The president needs to tell the Israeli public: 'It is Israel that has sought peace, shown willingness to compromise, and recognized there is a legitimate Palestinian narrative alongside the Jewish people's historic connection to the land of Israel.'
The feisty former mayor was a proud Jew who spoke his mind. For him, anti-Zionism was equal to anti-Semitism.
Despite his tepid support for Israel, Hagel still acknowledges Israel has security challenges; on Iran, President Obama must reiterate U.S. policy that, contrary to Hagel’s position, the military option is not off the table.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas must now show the world which message he truly believes in – good-faith negotiations with Israel or prolonged and sustained conflict.
A culture of intolerance in extremist Islamist circles results in violence, never an acceptable reaction. But as Jews, we know better than most how devastating words of hate can be. Free expression must go together with fighting hate speech.