Richard Landes, a professor of history at Boston University, is the author of Heaven on Earth: The Varieties of the Millennial Experience. He blogs at the Augean Stables.
By ignoring the honor-shame dynamic in Arab political culture, is the West keeping itself from making headway toward peace?
A controversial new exhibit celebrates mass murderers and raises war propaganda to the level of high art
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Hungarian actor Géza Röhrig stars in Auschwitz drama Son of Saul
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Support pours in from left and right, as well as Israeli President Rivlin
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‘It is time to raise to red card to racism. In Palestine and everywhere.’
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Bobby Fischer vies for the 1972 World Chess Championship, takes on ‘the Russians and the Jews’
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Flint tools from Paleolithic, Neolithic and Chalcolithic periods are history
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Should we continue to revere the works of Jewish leaders who act wrongfully?
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Delegates will vote today on motion to ouster Israel Football Association from soccer’s embattled global governing organization
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Bibi announces support for Arab Peace Initiative. It doesn’t matter if it’s real.
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The centenarian author formed an Orthodox congregation in his home in 1952. It thrives today.
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The grim satire of the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ controversy, in context
Dispatch from the 60th anniversary of the Bandung Conference, Indonesia, where the Jewish state is a pariah
Sociologist Pierre Birnbaum says it’s time Léon Blum—French Socialist, Zionist, wartime hero, and prime minister—got his due
On a new album, Italian singer Shulamit offers modern interpretations of haunting songs left by women in the Holocaust
Victor Rodack dreamed of visiting Israel. In 1967, he found an unusual way to make his dream a reality.