Gil Troy

Gil Troy

Gil Troy is the author of The Age of Clinton: America in the 1990s. His forthcoming book, The Zionist Ideas, which updates Arthur Hertzberg's classic work, will be published by The Jewish Publication Society in Spring 2018. Professor Gil Troy is Distinguished Scholar in North American History at McGill University. Email Gil at

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Slichot at the Western Wall, Jerusalem, September 2018

Elkin most 'Kolleky' in Jerusalem mayoral race

SCOTT SHAY has also recruited some non-Jewish theologians, whose insights ‘deepen his book - and bro

Book Review: Getting our godliness back

Anti-BDS poster

Beware of BDS derangement syndrome

South African Zionist Federation Cape Council conference

The Tel Aviv GA: Building bridges, not dissing Jerusalem

US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation

Center Field: The benefits of doubting – in the Senate and during Sukkot

Portesters Washington

Center Field: #MeToo needs a statute of limitations and moral awakening

David Ben-Gurion

Needed: Zionist salons in Hebrew, not just English

A library

The little program that could (change the world)

A young man plays the shofar during the Nashuva Spiritual Community Jewish New Year celebration

Seeing fully in the New Year


Mechinot: Country clubs for the soul

A BOY wrapped with Israel’s national flag is seen during a parade marking Jerusalem Day last month o

‘Stalked-Homeland Syndrome’ distorts Left and Right

Abu Ghosh

Center Field: To my anguished Israeli Arab friends

IDF soldiers participating in the Or HaDagan Northern Command drill, September, 2017.

Center field:To my son on graduating from officers training

A vendor sells #MeToo badges a protest march for survivors of sexual assault and their supporters

Center Field: Jewish continuity isn’t sexist, and hasn’t been #MeTooed

Nelson Mandela outside his home in 2005

Center Field: Palestinians need a Nelson Mandela

FORMER HARVARD President Neil Rudenstine, left, and former NY Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan

Daniel P. Moynihan Street to honor America’s love for Jerusalem


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