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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.


February 22, 2019 9:38 am

New York Times Pushes Claim That Settlers Are to Blame for Europe’s Anti-Israel Stance

A New York Times news article about Israel’s relations with Poland concludes with a quote from an Israeli politician who -- well, you can read...

February 17, 2019 9:38 am

New York Times Claims Osama Bin Laden Motivated by ‘News Coverage of Displaced Palestinians’

The New York Times is suddenly and retroactively blaming Israel for motivating the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, without much evidence to support the...

February 12, 2019 11:48 am

Ilhan Omar’s Anti-Semitic Tropes Echo the New York Times

Could the intense and outraged reaction to Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s tweet be the key to reforming The New York Times’ coverage of Israel and Jewish...

February 9, 2019 11:11 pm

Presidential Candidate Warren Tackles ‘Apartheid’ in ‘Palestine’ Question

DOVER, N.H. — The Democratic presidential field campaigning in advance of the Granite State’s first-in-the-nation presidential primary will be confronted by some uncomfortable questions about Israel,...

February 7, 2019 9:36 am

New York Times Food Section Joins the Boycott-Israel Movement

The New York Times, which favors trade with Iran and Cuba, has recently been throwing its institutional weight behind the movement to boycott, divest from,...

January 31, 2019 11:12 am

New York Times News Article Whitewashes BDS Movement

The news columns of The New York Times are offering readers an inaccurate, incomplete, and misleading description of the goals of the movement to boycott,...

January 23, 2019 8:37 am

Irish Lawmakers May Punish US Tech Firms for Israel Involvement

The lower house of Ireland’s parliament may vote as soon as this week on a bill that would make it a criminal offense for Irish...

January 21, 2019 8:06 am

Foxman Denounces New York Times as ‘Biasedly Obsessed’ With Israel

The national director emeritus of the Anti-Defamation League, Abraham Foxman, is criticizing The New York Times for publishing, on the eve of Martin Luther King...

January 20, 2019 8:04 am

New York Times Columnist Cheers for Boycotting Israel

“Time to break the silence on Palestine,” is the headline over New York Times opinion columnist Michelle Alexander’s article, and a pretty good indication of...

January 17, 2019 4:53 pm

New York Times Retreats From Gaza Medic War Crime Investigation

Two and a half weeks after a front-page Sunday investigative project in which ten New York Times journalists accused Israel of “possibly a war crime,”...

January 16, 2019 5:04 am

Meet the Two Most Optimistic People in the Entire Middle East

“You are sitting here, probably, with the two most optimistic people probably in the entire Middle East,” says Sami Saadi, co-founder of Tsofen, an organization...

January 10, 2019 11:52 am

New York Times Pro-Iran Tilt Outlasts Its Journalist-Guided Luxury Tours

The New York Times late last year, under pressure, said it was suspending its moneymaking “Times Journeys” journalist-guided vacation tours of the Islamic Republic of...

January 6, 2019 1:51 pm

Jew ‘Obsession’ of New York Times Undermines Its Credibility, a German Says

A “news analysis” in Sunday’s New York Times by the newspaper’s deputy Washington editor, Jonathan Weisman, predicts, as the headline puts it, “American Jews and...

January 4, 2019 11:06 am

New York Times Smears Orthodox Jews, Violating Own Policies and Promises

When I began writing for The Algemeiner, one of my first columns was about a Times article headlined “F.B.I. Questions Police Leaders Amid Inquiry Into...


Jewish Singer Uses Music to Get Through a Rocky Road

In the age of streaming music, releasing an album with 21 songs might not be the best business move. Giving...

Volunteers Bond with Residents at ‘Special’ Center in the Negev - When Nina Paul first visited ALEH Negev Nahalat-Eran several years ago,...

Has the US Intelligence Community Misread Iran’s Nuclear Program? - Donald Trump clashed with the intelligence community last week over the...


University of Essex Ratifies Jewish Society After Controversy, Suspends Lec...

The University of Essex on Friday announced the immediate establishment of a Jewish society that was previously voted against by...


Israeli Gunfire Kills Gaza Rioter at Border Demonstration

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian teenager and wounded around 40 others at a protest attended by thousands on the Gaza Strip border on Friday, Gaza health officials said. Israel's military...

Middle East

Syria Kurds Evacuate Civilians From Islamic State Redoubt, Hail Trump Troop...

Kurdish-led forces in Syria said they would complete the evacuation of thousands of civilians from Islamic State's last redoubt in...