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Ira Stoll is the author of JFK, Conservative, published on October 15 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He was managing editor of the Forward and North American editor of the Jerusalem Post.


January 15, 2018 12:21 pm

New York Times Places Patriots’ Jewish Owner in Christian ‘Holy Trinity’

The New York Times is greeting the National Football League playoffs season with a column using blatantly Christian imagery to describe the Jewish owner of...

January 12, 2018 11:03 am

Long-Awaited New York Times Iran Editorial Is a Blank Check for Blood-Soaked Ayatollahs

After nearly two weeks of suspicious silence about the protests in Iran, The New York Times editorial board finally waddled in with its hot take...

January 8, 2018 5:03 pm

New York Times Editorial Board Falls Suspiciously Silent on Iran Protests

Since the protests against the Iranian dictatorship broke out on December 28, 2017, America’s leading newspapers have weighed in with editorials voicing their institutional support...

January 4, 2018 1:04 pm

New York Times Explores Whether Iran Protests Are US-Israeli Plot

“Iranians, Like Their Leaders, See Foreign Hand in Protests” is the headline over a New York Times news article. The article is about protests in Iran,...

January 3, 2018 12:23 pm

New York Times Coverage of Iran Protests Faulted as ‘Shameful,’ ‘Propaganda’

Supporters of Israel and of freedom in Iran, along with some prominent journalists, are sharply criticizing The New York Times for the newspaper’s tilted coverage...

December 31, 2017 11:57 am

Second New York Times Obituary of Harvard Figure Again Omits Clashes With Jews

Back in July, when the New York Times ran a sanitized, highly laudatory obituary of S. Allen Counter, who was director of the Harvard Foundation...

December 28, 2017 11:17 am

Times Columnist Cohen Writes About Jews and ‘Their Formless, Faceless God’

Sunday’s New York Times Book Review carried a review by columnist Roger Cohen of Simon Schama’s book Belonging: 1492-1900, which is the second volume in...

December 24, 2017 12:43 pm

New York Times Mangles Hebrew Translation in Op-Ed on ‘Assault’ Forgiveness

A New York Times op-ed by a journalist trying to apply Jewish traditions about repentance to what she writes was an “assault” on her by...

December 21, 2017 2:36 pm

New York Times Finds Some News Fit to Print Over and Over Again

One of the tricks The New York Times uses to convey its biases is to cover the same story multiple times. Some news, it seems,...

December 18, 2017 10:02 am

Ten Ways The New York Times Jerusalem Editorial Got It Wrong

The New York Times greeted President Donald Trump’s recognition of Israel’s capital with an editorial alluding to the Christian Bible and calling for Jerusalem to be...

December 12, 2017 2:23 pm

Hanukkah Gift Guide Of Jewish Books The New York Times Ignored

Just in time for Hanukkah, here is our first annual gift guide to books that The New York Times has entirely ignored. The Times does cover...

December 11, 2017 3:35 pm

New York Times Movie Review Praises ‘Devastating Indictment’ of Israel

Sometimes the worst anti-Israel venom from The New York Times shows up not in the news or editorial columns, but in the movie reviews. The latest...

December 10, 2017 6:55 pm

New York Times Finally Shows Some Improvement in Anti-Israel Bias

The New York Times is gradually improving. That’s the happiest face to put on the slight improvement in how the newspaper’s editorial and op-ed page greeted...

December 6, 2017 6:51 pm

Four Ways The New York Times Botches Coverage of Jerusalem

The run-up to President Trump’s speech about Jerusalem provided the New York Times with an opportunity to put some of its worst journalism on display. Here...


Israel’s Wine Industry Grows Better With Age - Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age. More than...

Singer and Actress Gives Her Voice to Jewish and Black Cultures

Tatiana Wechsler will likely go down as the only actress to belt out a showstopper in a Yiddish musical, and...

Netanyahu Trip Comes as Israel-India Defense and Tech Ties Continue to Grow - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to India is occurring against the...


American UN Ambassador Haley: Palestinians ‘Not Serious in Truly Gett...

The Palestinians are “not serious in truly getting to peace” with Israel, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said...


Israel Puts Terror Tunnel Discovered Under Gaza Border on Display

The IDF brought journalists on Thursday to film a two-kilometer (1.25 mile) tunnel dug by terrorists from the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip to Israel, saying it was putting the construction on...

Middle East

Jordan Says Israel Apologizes for Deaths of Two Jordanians at Embassy

Jordan said on Thursday that Israel had formally apologized for the deaths of two of its citizens killed by an Israeli security guard last July in an incident that soured...