Islamophobia fails to conform either to the psychiatric criteria of a phobia or to the social science definition of racism.
Israel's new law,reiterating in law its identity as the nation state of the Jews has been met with a firestorm of controversy.
Modern anti-Semitism has assumed the language and style of political philosophy, but its power is derived from long repressed articles of faith.
The Passover narrative is a political treatise on liberty and a theological reflection upon the sanctity of freedom. It’s not surprising that the Puritan settlers of Massachusetts thought of themselves as reenacting the exodus of the Hebrews from bondage in ancient Egypt.