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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 9, 2020 12:26 pm

New York Times Beinart Op-Ed Calling for End of Israel Met With Scorn

A New York Times op-ed calling for the elimination of the Jewish state is causing a furor. The opinion piece, by Peter Beinart, who reports...

July 3, 2020 11:52 am

New Managing Editor at New York Times an ‘Antisemite’? Check It Out First

Allies of the incoming managing editor of The New York Times editorial page are pushing back against a poorly substantiated, yet widely spread, accusation that...

June 23, 2020 3:54 pm

New York Times Revives Apartheid Charge Against Israel Amid Anti-Annexation Push

The New York Times is up to its old tricks -- and even some new ones -- in a no-holds-barred campaign against Israeli Prime Minister...

June 17, 2020 1:14 pm

Israel Bonds Raises Goal, Rethinks High-Holiday Appeal in Response to Pandemic

Israel Bonds is on track to increase its bond sales sharply this calendar year to help the Jewish state deal with the fiscal fallout of...

June 11, 2020 4:58 pm

Who Is The New York Times’ New Editorial Page Editor Kathleen Kingsbury?

The abrupt resignation of New York Times editorial page editor James Bennet put one of the world’s most influential newspaper opinion platforms in the hands...

June 7, 2020 1:05 pm

Republican Senator Writes New York Times Op-Ed. Zionist Jews Get Blamed.

Anti-Israel groups are pouncing on a controversy over an opinion piece by a Republican senator in the New York Times, scapegoating two openly Zionist editors...

June 5, 2020 8:38 am

Former IDF Medic Foresees a ‘Billion Doses’ of His Company’s Covid-19 Vaccine by Next Year

A former Israel Defense Forces medic who is now the chief medical officer of Moderna, one of five drug companies that the US government has...

June 4, 2020 4:42 am

‘Blatant’ Bias in ‘Patently Untrue’ New York Times Article About Mahmoud Abbas

The New York Times is being criticized for inaccurately depicting the chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization, Mahmoud Abbas, as a peacemaker. “As long as he...

May 20, 2020 6:23 am

Biden Warns Netanyahu Against Annexation, Denounces Antisemitism on the Left

The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Vice President Joe Biden, is warning Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against moving to annex the West Bank, but says...

May 15, 2020 9:56 am

Esther Safran Foer’s ‘Post-Holocaust Memoir’ Mixes Sadness, Smiles

Esther Safran Foer wrote her new “post-Holocaust memoir,” I Want You To Know We’re Still Here, before the Covid-19 pandemic. Yet the third paragraph of the...

May 13, 2020 11:24 am

Orthodox Jews Are Half of Covid-19 Plasma Donors, Doctor Tells New York Times

The New York Times is drawing praise for an article highlighting the frequency of plasma donation in the Orthodox Jewish community. The plasma -- a blood...

May 10, 2020 2:46 pm

Pipes Warns of Trump ‘Fury’ if Israel Annexes West Bank Land

A New York Times op-ed warning that “President Trump could well erupt in fury at Israel” if Israel unilaterally annexes West Bank land is being greeted...

May 8, 2020 12:14 pm

New York Times Claims Israeli Army Is Known for ‘Pioneering Cutting-Edge Ways to Kill People’

Israel’s consul general in New York City is mocking The New York Times for a news article that claimed, “The Israeli Defense Ministry’s research-and-development arm...

May 6, 2020 5:12 am

New York Times Blames Hasidim, Purim for Coronavirus Outbreak

Did the Hasidic Jewish community in New York bring coronavirus upon itself by refusing to cancel in-person Purim megillah readings? That’s the narrative being pushed by...


The Overnight Camp Summer That Wasn’t - Dahlia Jones was looking forward to this summer. For six years, she’s been attending Eisner Camp, and this...

Jewish Day Schools Adapt to COVID-19 - On a recent June night, 25 people, primarily young children, sat on their couches and watched as a...


Russia, China Veto Syria Aid Via Turkey for Second Time This Week

Russia and China vetoed a last-ditch attempt by Western members of the UN Security Council to extend approval -- which expires on Friday -- for humanitarian aid to be delivered...


Israel’s Netanyahu Rebuts Request From France’s Macron to Nix W...

In a telephone call on Thursday, French President Emmanuel Macron asked Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to nix plans to...

Middle East

Advisor’s Killing Deepens Iraqi Leader’s Face-Off With Militias

Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi talked tough after the killing of a high-profile analyst and government advisor, pledging to hunt down his assailants and curb the actions of armed groups. But...

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