Sundown: Housing Announcement Shadows Bibi
Plus Cohen on Levin, Judt on NYC, and more
• In shades of what happened during Vice President Biden’s Israel trip in March, Israel announced the building of 1300 new units in East Jerusalem as Prime Minister Netanyahu prepared to meet with U.S. officials stateside. It was the biggest new building announcement since, well, March. [LAT]
• “My family is not anti-Israel”: An intense profile of the Corries. [NYT]
• On Yiddish and the all-important schm- prefix. [Good]
• How the Israeli military successfully integrated openly gay soldiers. [Moment]
• The late Tony Judt on New York City. Must-read. [NYT]
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