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Jonathan S. Tobin

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  • Algemeiner
  • Haaretz.com
  • New York Post
  • Washington Examiner
  • Jewish Journal
  • National Review
  • Newsweek
  • The Times of Israel
  • The Tower
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Recent articles by Jonathan:

Americans: Don’t be Swayed by Israeli Left’s Freakout

The apocalyptic rhetoric about Netanyahu’s government and its judicial-reform proposal is about maintaining the power of a minority and thwarting democracy, not protecting it. → Read More

Harvard didn’t cancel Kenneth Roth; it decided not to honor an antisemite

Denying a fellowship to the man who transformed Human Rights Watch into an anti-Zionist propaganda machine is justified, not a blow to free speech. → Read More

Where’s the outrage over Biden comparing illegal immigrants to Holocaust victims?

Millions of economic migrants crossing the U.S. southern border want a better life. But most are neither refugees nor analogous to Jews fleeing Nazi slaughter. → Read More

The New House Majority Must Impeach Alejandro Mayorkas

Impeaching Mayorkas is the only option for those who understand that playing by the conventional rules of Washington simply isn’t good enough. → Read More

Should Zelenskyy Blackmail Israel Using UN Vote?

The Ukrainian president bartered opposition to an antisemitic resolution to pressure Netanyahu to join the war against Russia. The prime minister was right to say “no.” → Read More

Zelensky’s PR Offensive Hits The DC Uniparty's Sweet Spot

The $100 billion poured into Europe’s most corrupt nation so far is both excessive and unrelated to direct American national interests. → Read More

The Top 10 Jewish Stories of 2022

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu arrives to deliver a statement in the Knesset, the Israeli Parliament, in Jerusalem May 30, … → Read More

Hanukkah Real Message Alien to Most American Jews

The festival of lights needs to be celebrated as a fight against the idols of woke popular culture, not a blue-tinsel version of Christmas. → Read More

Palestinians’ World Cup Propaganda Win

The embrace of the Palestinian cause by Morocco’s team and many Arab fans shows the gap between their governments’ appreciation of Israel and popular opinion. → Read More

Trump Is Legitimizing Antisemitism. And Jews Will Be Blamed

When former President Donald Trump loses David Friedman, you know he’s in trouble. The former Trump lawyer who served as U.S. ambassador to Israel from 2017 to 2021, has been a faithful supporter of the former president and one of his most articulate advocates in the Jewish and pro-Israel community. → Read More

Now It's Undeniable, Even for the GOP: Trump Is Legitimizing Antisemitism

When former President Donald Trump loses David Friedman, you know he’s in trouble. The former Trump lawyer who served as U.S. ambassador to Israel from 2017 to 2021, has been a faithful supporter of the former president and one of his most articulate advocates in the Jewish and pro-Israel community. → Read More

This Time It's Undeniable: Trump Is Legitimizing Antisemitism

The depressing truth is that any efforts within the GOP to hold Trump accountable for meeting antisemites Kanye West and Nick Fuentes will lead to a backlash against American Jews, and Jewish Republicans in particular → Read More

Ukraine: Backing Antisemitism at UN While Pressuring Israel for Arms

Zelenskyy’s two-faced stand illustrates both his own hypocrisy and how the world body acts as a toxic cesspool of hate. → Read More

In 'Tar' Film, A Bad Person is Canceled For The Wrong Reasons

Cate Blanchett’s role in ‘Tar’ may be Oscar bait, but her character also prompts serious reflection on the nuances of cancel culture. → Read More

Don’t Apologize for Ben-Gvir or Anything Else about Israel

The claim that Benjamin Netanyahu’s government will make life hard for Diaspora Jews ignores what motivates Zionism’s foes and other anti-Semites. → Read More

Midterm Madness Marks America as Deeply Divided

Democrats won the expectations game as a red wave didn’t materialize. But the results mean divided government and a worsening political tribal culture war. → Read More

Dems’ Doomsday Drivel Bad for Jews

Hyperbolic predictions of the end of democracy if Republicans win the midterms encourage extremism and conspiracy theories that fuel anti-Semitism. → Read More

Memo to Biden: Please Stop ‘Saving’ Israeli Democracy from Israelis

Democrats don’t want Netanyahu or a right-wing/religious government in Jerusalem. But what they really don’t want is for the Jewish state’s voters to determine their own fate. → Read More

Will Canceling Kanye Turn Tide on anti-Semitism?

As long as some on both the left and the right are ready to excuse their allies and legitimize smears of Israel, the problem will continue to get worse. → Read More

In '1776' Revival, Broadway Embraces Patriotism In Spite Of Itself

What shines through all the inaccuracies and the anachronisms of 21st-century wokeness is an old-fashioned three cheers for America. → Read More