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Menachem Fisch is a senior research fellow at the Jerusalem-based Shalom Hartman Institute, and the Joseph and Ceil Mazer Chair of History and Philosophy of Science as well as director of the Center for Religious and Interreligious Studies at Tel Aviv University.

ARTICLES BY: Menachem Fisch /

May 11, 2015 3:01 pm

Return the Talmud’s Confrontational Voice to Judaism - The very idea of identifying religious faithfulness with a commitment to critically engaging and bravely confronting one's religion's sources of authority runs afoul...


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,...

Places to Visit in Israel If You Really Want to Learn Its History

Are you or a family member traveling to Israel in 2019? Are you looking for something more than the average...

In New Initiative, Yad Vashem Tackles 21st Century Antisemitism - It is American teachers like Lori Fulton who, with their commitment to Holocaust education, are poised to be...


Newly-Born Baby Rhinoceros Takes First Steps at Israeli Zoo

A new rhinoceros calf has been taking its first steps at Israel’s Ramat Gan Safari zoo. According to Hebrew news site Mako, the baby rhino was born to Keren Peles, an adult...

Middle East

Suicide Bomber Rams US-Backed Forces at Syria Checkpoint

A suicide bomber drove his car into a checkpoint in northeastern Syria on Monday, injuring several soldiers of Kurdish-led forces during a joint convoy with US allies, locals said. The attack...