From Munich to Beirut
This week on Tablet
On The Scroll, we looked at Egypt’s presidential race, the peace process, and France’s new cabinet. Liel Leibovitz chastised Eduardo Saverin’s chastisers. I wondered why only Israel seems to care that the Munich 11 be commemorated at this summer’s Olympics. Margarita Korol gave the Greek neo-Nazi party a few makeover suggestions.
New York was decadent and depraved, much like its depiction of Beirut.
Giulio Meotti got caught lifting phrases without attribution for an essay about Israel’s gay rights record. William Kristol clarified what he meant to say about President Obama, the Emergency Committee for Israel, and J Street. International Crisis Group’s Robert Blecher explained how the peace process could have a future.