• December 2011
  • Pink Eye

    14th Dec 2011

    Critics of Israel say the state touts its gay-rights record only to conceal its oppression of Palestinians. They call it…

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  • September 2011
  • Right of Return

    25th Sep 2011

    As Qaddafi falters, representatives of Libya’s expatriate Jewish community are on a quixotic quest to become part of the country’s…

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  • August 2011
  • The Lives of Others

    16th Aug 2011

    Hungary has made a hard turn to the political right, but Holocaust survivor Karl Pfeifer, who in three decades of…

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  • July 2011
  • No Haven

    5th Jul 2011

    When Yale shuttered its Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Anti-Semitism last month, critics saw anti-Israel political correctness. But the…

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  • January 2011
  • Home Stand

    4th Jan 2011

    Tajikistan was home to thousands of Bukharan Jews, and conditions seemed right for it to stay that way. But the…

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  • October 2010
  • Another Israel

    18th Oct 2010

    When the Israeli navy raided the Gaza-bound Mavi Mamara on May 31, a chorus of cries was raised across the Muslim world.…

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  • May 2010
  • Satellite of Hate

    11th May 2010

    In Kyrgyzstan, anti-Semitism erupts in the wake of the president’s ouster When protestors in the Kyrgyz capital of Bishkek violently…

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  • October 2009
  • Arch Nemesis

    6th Oct 2009

    Desmond Tutu’s Palestinian activism reflects South Africa’s anti-Zionism The two worst charges that can be hurled against Israel are that…

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  • August 2009
  • Darkness Falls

    21st Aug 2009

    Understanding Robert Novak’s controversial relationship with Israel and Judaism Alongside a zeal for supply-side economics, one of the defining passions…

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  • Unorthodox Position

    20th Aug 2009

    Meet Washington’s gay-friendly Orthodox rabbi When Zvi Bellin, a gay Washingtonian, heard that a vigil was being organized by members…

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About James

James Kirchick is a journalist and foreign correspondent currently based in Washington. He has reported from Southern and North Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, across the European continent, and the Caucasus. He is a fellow with the Foreign Policy Initiative in Washington, D.C., a correspondent for The Daily Beast and is a columnist for Tablet. His first book, The End of Europe: Dictators, Demagogues and the Coming Dark Age is forthcoming from Yale University Press.

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