Park51 Owners File Permits for Demolition

Future plans for the controversial Lower Manhattan site not yet known

Islamic Center Developer Eyes Garment District Synagogue

The 83-year-old building to become a hotel and shops, plus a new synagogue

Film Theory

Agenda: Tovah Feldshuh gets old, New York City dines out for farmers, the Klezmatics play Prague, and more

Daybreak: Obama Agonistes

Plus Park51 opens, and more in the news

Anti-Defamation

The Egyptian-born anti-Islamic activist Nonie Darwish, whose life story and outspoken views on Israel and the Arab world make her someone Jews should support, was unfairly tarred in Tablet

Heretic

Despite the complicated history of Jewish defectors, the Jewish right has embraced Muslim apostates like Nonie Darwish, an Egyptian-born Christian convert who voices anti-Islamic rhetoric

Sundown: Obama’s New Muslim Outreach

Plus a Jewish baseball milestone, Larry King’s bagelry, and more

Slain Photographer’s Work Appeared Here

Chris Hondros, of Getty Images, was killed in Libya yesterday

Showgirl

Pro-Israel Congresswoman Shelley Berkley, Democrat from Las Vegas, rides a hot streak

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