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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.


July 12, 2018 4:16 pm

New York Times Chief Dance Critic Joins BDS Protesters Denouncing Israeli Performers

Sometimes the clearest examples of the anti-Israel tilt of The New York Times come not in the news columns but in the arts section. The latest...

July 6, 2018 3:17 pm

Israel Finding New Ways to Make Its Case to the American Left

BOSTON -- The conventional wisdom about the US-Israel relationship in recent years is that if Israel has strong support on the political right and among...

July 3, 2018 4:02 pm

New York Times Marvels at German Hostility to BDS Movement

How anti-Israel is The New York Times? More anti-Israel than many German politicians, at least to judge by a recent Times arts section story marveling...

June 27, 2018 5:21 pm

New York Times Caught Flat-Footed in Upset of Congressman by Israel Critic

The New York Times is being criticized for missing the story about the upset defeat of a veteran New York City congressman by a 28-year-old...

June 25, 2018 3:19 pm

New York Times’ Israel Coverage Is Literally Worse Than Al Jazeera’s

How bad is The New York Times’ coverage of Israel? In the case of at least one story (actually, that now makes it at least two...

June 19, 2018 4:37 pm

New York Times Describes CAIR as ‘Civil Rights Group’

A long New York Times feature article and photo essay about “American Muslims and Their Guns” describes the Council on American-Islamic Relations as “a national...

June 13, 2018 4:09 pm

New York Times Revisits ‘Folkdance Appropriation’ Allegation

When we last tackled the topic of Israeli dance and The New York Times, it was to comment on a Times article claiming that Israelis...

June 11, 2018 1:07 pm

New York Times Falsely Claims Iran Nuclear Work Ended 15 Years Ago

A New York Times news article about Iran’s nuclear program falsely claims that it was completely abandoned in 2003. The Times article, a dispatch from Brussels...

June 8, 2018 5:45 pm

Photo With New York Times Israel Article Suggests Reporter Got It Wrong

Here’s a case of flawed reporting on the Israeli-Arab conflict from, of all cases, the sports section of the New York Times. “Argentina-Israel Soccer Game Canceled...

June 5, 2018 9:00 am

The New York Times’ ‘Tear Gas’ Suggestion Is No Solution to Gaza Riots

In two editorials this year, The New York Times has stated its preferred solution for Israeli soldiers confronting Palestinian rioters at the Gaza border fence. A...

May 31, 2018 1:31 pm

Is a Virginia Democrat Running for Congress an Antisemite? The NY Times Is on It

The New York Times devoted the labor of two reporters, Thomas Kaplan and Michael Tackett, to a news article about the Democratic nominee for the...

May 23, 2018 12:16 pm

Not Even Tom Friedman Believes New York Times Gaza News Coverage

How was the New York Times’ coverage of the Gaza suicide-riots? So off-target that not even the Times’ own Pulitzer Prize-winning op-ed columnist, Thomas Friedman,...

May 18, 2018 7:08 pm

Gaza Gunfire Sends David Brooks Into New Embrace of New York Times’ Israel-Bashers

It’s one thing for Prime Minister Netanyahu to take a beating from the news columns of the New York Times, or from a staff editorial,...

May 17, 2018 7:09 am

New York Times Issues ‘Epic’ Correction of ‘Hatchet-Job’ Profile of Iran Deal Critic

The New York Times has issued a four-part correction to its hatchet job profile of a prominent critic of the Iran nuclear deal. The original Times...


Israel Gets Set to Land Its First Spacecraft on the Moon - "Houston, the Eagle has landed” will soon be a common refrain for Israelis. While famed entrepreneur Elon Musk sent...

The Integration Between Israeli and American Jews in New Jersey - Rather than a classroom setting, New Jersey middle and high school students participating in the Israeli-American Council’s (IAC)...

Senior US Police and Public Safety Officials Boost Skills in Israel - After two intensive weeks of public-safety leadership training with Israel’s top police...


In ‘Historic’ Ruling, US Judge Finds Jews Entitled to Race-Base...

A federal judge found on Friday that Jewish people are entitled to protection from race-based employment discrimination under the Civil...


Insider Threat Management Firm ObserveIT Raises $33 Million

ObserveIT, a provider of insider threat management software, said on Tuesday it raised $33 million in a private funding round with participation from Bain Capital Ventures and Spring Lake Equity...

Middle East

Iranian Security Forces Arrest Four Members of Suspected Islamic State Cell

Security forces in southwest Iran have arrested four suspected Islamic State operatives who were planning attacks, Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi was cited as saying by the Tasnim news agency on...