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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 17, 2019 8:03 am

New York Times Touts ‘Gay and Once Divorced’ Rabbi

The New York Times, having recently devoted its “Saturday profile” slot to an admiring profile of a Palestinian diplomat that pushed an Israel-apartheid theme, went...

July 9, 2019 5:59 pm

Netanyahu, Trump Policies Succeed in West Bank, New York Times Concedes

Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Trump have succeeded in calming violence in the West Bank, the New York Times concedes in a news article that...

July 1, 2019 11:29 am

New York Times Profile of Palestinian Diplomat Pushes Israel-Apartheid Theme

A New York Times “Saturday Profile” of the Palestinian ambassador to the United Nations is the latest in a series of Times articles that links...

June 26, 2019 7:05 am

‘We Are All Jews,’ David Brooks Claims, Stretching Definition to Breaking Point

“We are all Jews,” New York Times columnist David Brooks claimed in a recent column. By which he meant, all modern Americans are “creative minorities.” The full...

June 20, 2019 6:59 am

New York Times Grills Presidential Candidates About Israel’s Human Rights Record

The New York Times asked 18 questions to 21 Democratic presidential candidates. Only one of the questions was about human rights overseas. That question dealt with...

June 18, 2019 7:27 am

One Sentence From a New York Times Letter About Birthright Israel Packs In Three Inaccuracies

A front-page New York Times article earlier this month about Birthright Israel problematically echoed the “Zionism is racism” myth. Now the Times has compounded the...

June 14, 2019 11:04 am

New York Times Blames Trump for US-Iran Tensions

One of the most important choices in telling any story is deciding when it begins. In its coverage of the latest tensions in the Middle East,...

June 12, 2019 2:14 pm

New York Times Birthright Israel Article Echoes ‘Zionism Is Racism’ Myth

The New York Times gave a front-page platform this week to a news article about a handful of anti-Israel activist who walked off a Birthright...

June 2, 2019 5:04 pm

New York Times Promotes Palestinian Cookbook With False Refugee Claim

The New York Times has already devoted not one but two food-section articles to boycott-Israel-promoter Yasmin Khan’s book of “recipes and stories from the Palestinian...

May 30, 2019 7:39 am

New York Times Faces a Brisket Brouhaha

The cover story in this week’s New York Times food section asserts, “Brisket remains oddly off limits for one large segment of the population: home...

May 28, 2019 7:30 am

New York Times Editorial Blames Netanyahu for European Antisemitism

The New York Times is using an editorial denouncing antisemitism in Europe as an opportunity to take a cheap shot at the Israeli prime minister. In...

May 17, 2019 8:38 am

Times ‘Eurovision’ Article Misleads on Palestinian Goals

The New York Times is understating the goals of Israel’s enemies in a way that misleads its readers. A news article in the May 15 Times...

May 9, 2019 3:40 pm

Is New York Times Editor Influenced by Mother’s Negative View of Israel?

When 81 Jewish organizations wrote to The New York Times to complain about the newspaper’s recent publication of a cartoon that even the Times conceded was antisemitic, they addressed...

May 2, 2019 2:40 pm

New York Times Claim of Being ‘Stalwart Supporters Of Israel’ Is Not Credible

It was not a good sign when A.G. Sulzberger took over as publisher of the New York Times in January 2018 with a “Note From...


New ‘Brave’ Approach to Combating Antisemitism on College Campuses - A new project called “Brave” is bringing together veterans of the...

In an Era of BDS, Kids Connect to Israel at Summer Camp - Aviva Weinstein fell in love with Israel thousands of miles from the Jewish homeland -- at Camp Ramah...

An Incredible Auschwitz Exhibit and Experience Comes to New York - A new exhibit at New York City’s Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is filled...

Middle East

Syrian Airstrike on Village Market Kills at Least 12: Rescuers

At least 12 people were killed and scores wounded on Tuesday in aerial strikes believed to have been carried out by the Syrian air force on a popular market in...

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