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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.


November 28, 2022 3:40 pm

New York Times Gaza Fish Tale Has “Important Details Missing,” Israeli Army Says

The Israel Defense Forces and a media watchdog group are pushing back against a New York Times article blaming Israel for “devastating” Gaza’s fishing industry. “There...

November 23, 2022 1:05 pm

Error-Prone New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Takes on an “Ultranationalist” Israeli Politician

The New York Times’ error-prone Jerusalem bureau chief, Patrick Kingsley, has decided to fill New York Times readers in on Israeli politician Bezalel Smotrich. In doing...

November 16, 2022 12:30 pm

Where Are The Editors at The New York Times?

A problem consistently afflicting New York Times coverage of Israel and the Middle East generally is a lack of long-term perspective and historical context. A couple...

November 9, 2022 3:43 pm

Tom Friedman Column Is So Wrong It’s Funny

So wrong it’s funny. That’s one way to to describe the latest column from Tom Friedman in the New York Times, which appears under the apocalyptic...

November 3, 2022 11:26 am

‘Whitewashing a Pogrom’: Jews Assail New York Times for New Failure in Crown Heights Riot Recap

Jewish leaders are condemning as inaccurate a New York Times article describing the 1991 Crown Heights riot as turning streets into “combat zones, pitting groups...

November 2, 2022 12:53 pm

‘Bibi’ Offers Close-Up Look at Israeli Politician in Family Context

Every Jewish American home library should have at least two books by authors named Netanyahu. “Self-Portrait of a Hero,” the collection of letters by Jonathan Netanyahu,...

October 27, 2022 1:54 pm

Trial Date Set for New York Times Writer Accused of Being Paid Agent of Iran

The New York Times opinion writer facing federal criminal charges of being a paid foreign agent of Iran has been assigned to a new judge...

October 16, 2022 1:12 pm

Jewish Jazz-Band Leader Assailed as ‘Vile’ Blood Sucker in New York Times Article

Is the Jewish owner-operator of the New Orleans jazz venue Preservation Hall a bloodsucker exploiting black musicians for profit? The New York Times devotes more than...

October 12, 2022 8:09 am

Terminated Terror-Supporting New York Times Freelancer Wins Sympathy From Media Pals

A former New York Times freelance photographer is complaining publicly about being ousted from the paper after a watchdog group exposed his social media posts...

October 3, 2022 11:10 am

Does High-Tech Help or Hurt Iran Protesters? New York Times Offers Conflicting Accounts

Are smartphones and social media good or bad for those protesting against Iran’s terror-sponsoring, Holocaust-denying, woman-oppressing theocracy? The New York Times can’t seem to make up...

September 19, 2022 12:16 pm

New York Times Ups Attack on Hasidic Jews, Publishing Editorial Riddled With Contradictions and Contempt

Another Sunday, another New York Times assault on Hasidic Jews. This week’s installment comes in the form of an editorial that suffers from a stunning logical...

September 11, 2022 5:02 pm

Long-Hyped New York Times Investigation of Hasidic Yeshivas Fizzles

“In Hasidic Enclaves, Failing Private Schools Flush with Public Money” is the online headline the Times slaps over its long-awaited “New York Times investigation” of...

September 8, 2022 1:37 pm

New York Times Walks Back Nonsensical Claim That World Ignores Palestinian Deaths

The New York Times is backing away from its false claim that “Palestinian deaths rarely attract international scrutiny,” though it’s stopping short of issuing a...

August 31, 2022 2:34 pm

On Polio and Jews, One New York Times Journalist Learns From COVID Mistakes

Most of the time this column about the New York Times is devoted to criticizing it. That makes sense — the paper’s coverage of Israel...


Biden Condemns Antisemitism Following Ye Rant

US President Joe Biden on Friday issued a harsh condemnation of antisemitism following rapper Kanye West’s Thursday appearance on Alex Jones’ conspiracy-laden talk show InfoWars. “The Holocaust happened. Hitler was a...


Algemeiner Honorary Chairman Dovid Efune Issues Clarion Call To Fight Antis...

Honorary Chairman of The Algemeiner Dovid Efune told attendees of the 9th annual J100 Gala on Tuesday that The Algemeiner...

Middle East

Niece of Iran’s Supreme Leader Urges World to Cut Ties with Tehran in...

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei's niece, a well known rights activist, has called on foreign governments to cut all...

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