Munther Isaac’s critique of the Israeli government is perfectly fair. But why does he also need to critique Judaism?
Sarah Blau’s protagonists are childless by choice. Herein lies the danger.
The promises and dangers of Israel’s new coalition government
Four new books about biblical texts and their reception
Nabeel Ashkar has worked for years to bring Western art music to Arab young people in Galilee.
And will he regret it?
A noncomprehensive list of realistic, practical actions
Incitement shows the roots of political fractures that remain.
Deborah Lipstadt shows how anti-Semitic sentiment can spring up where we least expect it.
Amos Oz feared that fanaticism was rising in Israel as well as in the West.
Michael Brenner shows that contemporary debates have precedents in the origins of the movement.
There have been many Zionisms over the years. Only one has imagined an eventual end of Judaism.
In Aharon Appelfeld's novel, a teenage Holocaust survivor sleeps, remembers, and learns to speak anew.