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Ben Cohen

Ben Cohen

Ben Cohen is the senior correspondent of the Algemeiner.

Is there a connection between academic quarrels over the legacy of Martin Heidegger, one of the most influential German philosophers of the twentieth century, and...

Despite the flurry of reports from Gaza today, very few news outlets picked up on Hamas's declaration that it had closed the Erez border crossing...

Israel's Haaretz newspaper will tomorrow host the grandly-named "Israel Conference on Peace" in Tel Aviv. In a crammed schedule across twelve hours, an intriguing array...

Yet again, Jews in Europe are grieving. Saturday's brutal shooting at the Jewish Museum in Brussels was a stark reminder that, for its Jewish communities,...

Human Rights Watch has published a searing indictment of the Venezuelan regime's brutal response to the recent protests in which 41 people lost their lives....

"Anti-Semitism is on the rise," declares the latest annual survey of global anti-Semitic incidents and expressions from Tel Aviv University's Stephen Roth Institute. True, that...

Nicolas Maduro's ghost writer should be commended for making the Venezuelan dictator sound, in his op-ed in today's New York Times, like a reasonable man...

 Today marks the first anniversary of Hugo Chavez's death, and the world's tyrants are mourning appropriately. The Russian President Vladimir Putin took a short break...

A remarkable montage opens the fifth and final part of The Story of the Jews, the BBC documentary series written and presented by the historian...

Former President Jimmy Carter has a poor reputation on many issues, among them Venezuela, where pro-democracy activists view him as a stalwart ally of the...

Today's edition of the Spanish newspaper El País carries a photographic essay with vivid images of the anti-regime demonstrations that convulsed Venezuela yesterday. The opening...

Hillel, the world’s largest campus organization for Jewish students, has become embroiled in a row over its guidelines for debate and discussion about Israel. It...