Elsewhere: Selfies at Auschwitz, a Muslim’s Zionist education, victory for Hamas?


Selfies at Auschwitz: A new Facebook page mocking Israeli teens’ irreverent postings about trips to concentration camps is generating controversy. (Ynet)

A Muslim’s Zionist education: Through studying in a Muslim-Jewish program at the Shalom Hartman Institute, Rabia Chaudry learned that there is more to Zionism than she thought. (Time)

Recipe for rehabilitation: Despite a troubled past that included drug addiction and jail time, Israeli chef Avi Levy now runs one of Jerusalem’s hottest restaurants. (Tablet)

Why divestment is anti-Semitic: The problem with the Presbyterian Church’s recent vote is that it singles out Israel while ignoring more dramatic abuses elsewhere in the Middle East, Jane Eisner writes. (Forward)

Victory for Hamas?: Hamas has demonstrated that the unity agreement with Fatah hasn’t curbed its ability to pursue violence, Jonathan Tobin writes. (Commentary)

Recommended from JTA