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The Conversation that dares not speak Its name

The Conversation that dares not speak Its name

With all the challenges confronting people of color in America, why scapegoat Israel, half of whose inhabitants are Jews of color? Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 01/07/2021 09:00
Gratuitous cruelty in WWII Poland

Gratuitous cruelty in WWII Poland

We need all the stories. We need the details. Even then, we will never know it all, comprehend it all. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 29/06/2021 11:30
Through my eyes today

Through my eyes today

Afghanistan disintegrating, Israeli flag-buring, LGBT hypocrisy, Iran and the bomb. Just an ordinary day in 2021. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 23/06/2021 07:04
Israel-bashing permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Israel-bashing permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Until recently, the hard sciences proved impregnable to political propaganda and to Soviet-style boycotts and censorship. Not anymore.Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 18/06/2021 11:20
Psychologist: Antisemitism may be an illness

Psychologist: Antisemitism may be an illness

Professionals are mimicking or mirroring antisemitic sentiments with absolutely no knowledge & with complete ignorance on the subject. Op-edProf. Phyllis Chesler, 09/06/2021 18:40
The New York Times is more demonic every day- and Haaretz is no different

The New York Times is more demonic every day- and Haaretz is no different

The fact that too few Jews were killed and that Israel has the power to defend itself against terrorists is what has enraged the NYT. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 29/05/2021 22:20
Academics use propaganda, not expertise, to bash Israel

Academics use propaganda, not expertise, to bash Israel

How claim "Palestine is a feminist issue," when child marriage, veiling and honor killing are not due to the alleged occupation? Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 27/05/2021 22:00
Have we entered a cancel culture world of politically correct op-eds?

Have we entered a cancel culture world of politically correct op-eds?

At an Israel-based news site, my calling out Israeli Arabs who attacked Jews and synagogues is termed toxic speech and incitement. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 25/05/2021 07:46
In News and Film, the anti-Israel bias pervades

In News and Film, the anti-Israel bias pervades

World media launched so many anti-Israel propaganda "rockets" that they seem to outnumber the ones Hamas launched on civilian Israel.Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 23/05/2021 05:30
The NYTimes' chronic chronology problem

The NYTimes' chronic chronology problem

Hamas launched rockets, Israel struck back. Enter the Times: “Israel Hits Gaza with Airstrikes as Hamas Increases Rocket Fire" Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 11/05/2021 23:59
Not fit to print: The NYTimes on Sheikh Jarrah

Not fit to print: The NYTimes on Sheikh Jarrah

The courts evicted Arab squatters from the Shimon Hatzaddik homes, and they have appealed, but the NYTimes has made its own decision. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 08/05/2021 20:28
Transgenderism is bad for those who fight for women

Transgenderism is bad for those who fight for women

I do not believe in focusing on a trendy, diversionary, well funded minority over and above the totally unmet needs of a majority. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 07/04/2021 13:30
Tehran on my mind

Tehran on my mind

International Women's Day, 1979 was the "last day that tens of thousands of Iranian women appeared in public without a veil. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 14/03/2021 11:00
Gender identity run wild

Gender identity run wild

The varieties of gender and race have led us to lose all reason and certainty, while our pc society is bannng books that dissent.Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 28/02/2021 16:53
The perils of non-violent Islamism

The perils of non-violent Islamism

A book by Elham Manea, child of a Yemeni diplomat, warns that our misreading of non-violent Islam can lead to real harm. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 22/02/2021 19:27
The 800 Jewish Holocaust orphans of Selvino

The 800 Jewish Holocaust orphans of Selvino

On an abandoned estate in Italy, 800 traumatized orphaned Jewish children were treated from 1945-48 before going to Palestine. Film Review.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 11/02/2021 21:49
Words in snow

Words in snow

In its intensity, it is somehow ominous. It does not stop. First the plague, then the cold weather halted this great city. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 01/02/2021 23:59
An honor killer and his accomplices finally face justice

An honor killer and his accomplices finally face justice

The USA is seeing honor killings as Muslim immigrants bring with them a barbaric perversion of what our country's freedoms stand for. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 27/01/2021 06:00
A drive around Manhattan

A drive around Manhattan

This will be a long, dark winter in America, one that will test our well being, even our sanity. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 30/12/2020 16:23
Are you pro-Israel? Then we'll pan your books on feminism

Are you pro-Israel? Then we'll pan your books on feminism

Radical feminists swim in a sea where Linda Sarsour, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar, and AOC are heroes, Arab mysogyny is Israel's fault. Op-edProf. Phyllis Chesler, 03/12/2020 08:00
My Raquel, my friend

My Raquel, my friend

My Raquel sits at a cafe in Tel Aviv to write, endlessly "Trying to dial myself but always a busy signal..." A story about a poet.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 26/11/2020 13:30
As Americans vote

As Americans vote

Think about Europe's looming demise as Islamist migrants turn to terror and violence. It can happen here, in the USA. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 03/11/2020 11:30
Ah, la belle France

Ah, la belle France

What does a be-heading mean? It is an act meant to terrorize, paralyze, and silence onlookers and a signature form of Islamic murder. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 21/10/2020 19:30
Dad's arrest exposes support network behind alleged Honor Killers

Dad's arrest exposes support network behind alleged Honor Killers

Honor killers feel that they're acting in self-defense once they feel family honor has been tainted. The girls ''deserve' it. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 13/09/2020 18:00
Conversation in a Garden, Fall, 2020

Conversation in a Garden, Fall, 2020

We talked about if, whether, and when we should leave New York City. Opinion.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 11/09/2020 04:00
Note from New York City

Note from New York City

We fear what may be coming but also feel passive about changing this awful scenario. Opinion.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 07/09/2020 08:48
What's on my mind

What's on my mind

The fight against racisim and prejudice is the only issue given the front page in US media, but one phobia is missing somehow. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 03/09/2020 11:30
How I got cancelled

How I got cancelled

You do not challenge any part of this politically correct madness without risking everything. I recommend that more of us do just that. OpedProf. Phyllis Chesler, 08/08/2020 23:38
We must continue to drain the swamps of antisemitic lies

We must continue to drain the swamps of antisemitic lies

The Big Lies, old and new, get crazier and crazier and those who support them feel it will protect them from the coming Mobs. It won't.Op-edProf. Phyllis Chesler, 02/08/2020 04:00
Israel's law against slavery

Israel's law against slavery

A revolutionary law recognizes prostitution as violence against women, a significant achievement for a country under permanent siege.Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 14/07/2020 12:00
Rushing into the future that has no past

Rushing into the future that has no past

How soon will these so-called “activists” start attacking living human beings? Oh wait. That’s already been happening. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 30/06/2020 22:00
Kaddish for America?

Kaddish for America?

Insurrection - the Gaza-style Intifada, which has dominated campus revolts for a long time - has been on the streets for weeks. Opinion.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 11/06/2020 02:00