- Sep 26 20161 minute
E.B. In Denial, out Sept. 30, the actor, 46, plays historian Deborah Lipstadt, who was sued for libel in 1996 for calling author David Irving a Holocaust denier; in the British legal system, the burden fell on her defense team to essentially prove t
- Nov 13 20161 minute
What We Talk About When We Talk About Hitler
A conversation with the author of Explaining Hitler, Ron Rosenbaum.
- Oct 7 20166 minutes
Ethiopian Jews Face Increasing Discrimination In Israel
In Ethiopia, 9,000 Jews are waiting to move to Israel—but it may not be the promised land after all.
- Dec 1 20163 minutes
Maram Salim on where to spot graffiti and taste sheep’s neck.
- Oct 10 20162 minutes
Shimon Peres Could Change. Can the Israelis and the Palestinians?
THE LIFETIME OF SHIMON PERES, who died on Sept. 28 at age 93, spanned the lifetime of the state of Israel. Born in what is now Belarus, his family moved to Tel Aviv more than a decade before Israel was founded in 1948. He lived on a kibbutz when thos
- Oct 14 20168 minutes
The Berkeley Intifada
When Paul Hadweh decided to make his own course dedicated to exploring Palestine, he was approved, then denied, then reinstated after a frenzy of international backlash.