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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.


December 1, 2020 2:08 pm

The New York Times Publicizes Iranian Propaganda ‘Protests’ Without Disclosing Regime Role

Did the New York Times mislead its readers by falling for an Iranian propaganda stunt? It sure looks that way. The Times blunder began on page one...

November 29, 2020 7:37 pm

Times Bares Its Anti-Hasidic Bias in Covering COVID-Era Weddings

When is the religion of wedding guests worth reporting in the era of COVID-19? For the New York Times, only if it is Hasidic Jews getting...

November 19, 2020 1:54 pm

New York Times Falsely Claims Pompeo Is First Secretary of State to Visit Golan

The Trump administration’s foreign policy leadership and the current New York Times Jerusalem bureau chief may both be in their last few months in the...

November 17, 2020 4:45 am

New York Times Airs New Doubts on Nobel Peace Prizes for Rabin, Peres

The New York Times is suggesting that the Nobel Peace Prizes awarded to Yitzhak Rabin and Shimon Peres for the Oslo Accords with Yasser Arafat...

November 10, 2020 6:52 pm

Now The New York Times Wants to Cancel the Word ‘Aliyah’

A New York Times review of David Nasaw’s book about displaced persons after World War II includes a tangent defending Britain’s refusal to allow Jewish...

November 6, 2020 9:14 am

Three New York Times Pieces on Whether Trump Kept Promises All Ignore Jerusalem Embassy

An election-eve assessment by The New York Times about whether President Donald Trump had kept or broken his campaign promises entirely ignored Trump’s following through...

November 3, 2020 6:38 pm

The New York Times: 128 Years of Blaming Jews for Spreading Deadly Disease

The New York Times home page has been featuring a small Covid-19 graphic with a list of “where cases per capita” are highest. When I...

October 29, 2020 5:35 pm

Newly Appointed New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Has History of Mistakes in Israel Coverage

The New York Times’ next Jerusalem bureau chief will be a 31-year-old whose previous articles about Israel have been riddled with mistakes. The Times announced the...

October 28, 2020 5:08 am

New York Times Editors Want to Send $5 Billion More to Iran. Here Are Nine Reasons They’re Wrong.

The New York Times is seizing on the coronavirus pandemic to push the idea of easing American economic sanctions on Iran, notwithstanding Iranian interference in...

October 18, 2020 6:36 pm

New York Times Op-Ed Glorifies Farrakhan March, as Bari Weiss Says Jew Hate Is Times Blind Spot

A former editor and writer for the New York Times editorial page, Bari Weiss, is faulting the Times for publishing an op-ed piece glorifying Louis...

October 15, 2020 3:12 pm

Five Nobels in 2020 — A Last Gasp for Declining Jewish Genius?

A poet, an economist, and three scientists with Jewish backgrounds were among the winners of this year’s Nobel Prizes. The substantial 2020 haul adds to a...

October 12, 2020 10:27 am

Trump Promises Quick Post-Election ‘Great Deal With Iran’

President Trump says that if he wins the presidential election, “we’ll have a great deal with Iran within one month.” The comment, made in an October...

October 7, 2020 5:18 pm

New York Times Flunks Again in Coverage of Jews and Coronavirus

Double standards. Factual errors. Disproportionate coverage and lack of context. Conflicting information. The problems that consistently afflict New York Times coverage of Jews and Judaism, particularly...

October 6, 2020 3:24 pm

New York Times Op-Ed Page Gives Peter Beinart a Promotion

Peter Beinart, who in July published an op-ed in The New York Times renouncing Zionism and calling for the elimination of the Jewish state of...


Leonard Cohen Receives Posthumous Grammy Nomination for Best Folk Album

The late legendary Jewish singer Leonard Cohen has received a posthumous nomination for...

Egyptian Celeb Faces Legal Action for Taking Photos With Israelis

Egyptian actor and rapper Mohamed Ramadan is facing legal action for causing "offense to the Egyptian people" after taking pictures...


Israeli Locust Slayers Train Ethiopians to Save Crops - Some call it a plague. Yoav Motro calls it a war. The enemies are the huge armies of desert...

An Israeli Soldier Gives His All for Lonely Senior Citizens - “Between 11th and 12th grade, after a tough fencing session, I saw a television report about all these...

Why the UAE Wants Israeli Help to Secure Its Food Supplies - Food security is emerging as a key area in which the United Arab Emirates is eager for Israeli...


German Police Raid Sites Linked to Neo-Nazi Paramilitary Named in Honor of ...

A German neo-Nazi paramilitary group named in honor of a sadistic SS war criminal was banned by the federal government...

Middle East

‘Embodiment of Peace’: First Israeli Commercial Flight Lands in...

The first commercial flight by an Israeli airline from Tel Aviv to Dubai took place on Tuesday -- another manifestation...

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