Palestinians Have Long Commutes? Boohoo.

Opinion | David Benkof

A deceptive New York Times piece exaggerates Palestinian suffering.

If Even Clarence Thomas Is Fed Up With North Carolina Republicans...

Opinion | David Benkof
Justice Clarence Thomas speaks to Julian Bond for the University of Virginia Black Leadership Series. YouTube screen grab: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gfAZUYCZSLQ

Race is irrelevant to electoral politics. What’s wrong with the Tar Heel State?

Trump's Peace Prayers Face A Wall -- Israeli Politics

Opinion | David Benkof

Netanyahu’s right-wing allies give him zero wiggle room.

Don't Make Linda Sarsour The Next Palestinian Martyr -- Let Her Speak

Opinion | David Benkof
Linda Sarsour Getty Images/Drew Angerer

High school valedictorians address larger crowds.

GOP Photos Don't Need Breasts

Opinion | David Benkof

Tallying lawmakers by gender and race is a Democrat pastime, and we can refuse to participate.

Let Religion Play A Texas-Sized Role In Adoption

Opinion | David Benkof
Katy Yeager Gooding watches her baby Kennedy Gooding at her grandparents' home in Barboursville, West Virginia, October 18, 2015. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

Pass the bill allowing agencies to discriminate.

Face It, Gays: Trump Is Our Friend

Opinion | David Benkof

The president has rejected homophobia yet again.

Obsessing Over Trump's "Holocaust Policy"

Opinion | David Benkof

Why won’t Jewish leaders focus on more pressing concerns?

Marchers Cherry-Pick Their Science

Opinion | David Benkof

Democrats can be just as anti-science as Republicans, and more harmful.

Berkeley Should Let Ann Coulter Speak During Halftime

Opinion | David Benkof

If Cal can police a football game, they can protect a pundit.

How To Survive An Angry Town Hall

Opinion | David Benkof
Protesters storm Tom Garretts town hall (Showing Up for Racial Justice - SURJ Charlottesville/Facebook)

It’s not easy, but livid liberals can be tamed

Seeing Red About The Pink Tax

Opinion | David Benkof

If the products are the same, why does anyone buy the women’s version?

Trump's Jewish Groupies Should Be Nervous

Opinion | David Benkof

Syria, China, Russia whiplash can extend to Israel.

The Census Shouldn't Count Gays -- Or Jews, Or Blacks

Opinion | David Benkof

Get the government out of the identity business.

Spicer's Right: German Jews Weren't German

Opinion | David Benkof

The Holocaust’s very lesson is that without a homeland, Jews are never safe.

On Police Relations, Jeff Sessions Should Think Out Of The Box

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions (R) joins White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer (L) for the daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 27, 2017. (PHOTO: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

Civil rights advocates and conservatives can both support expanding the Miranda warning.

Republican Racism Is Evaporating

Opinion | David Benkof

The Washington Post’s “The Fix” fixed the data to mask the GOP’s racial progress

Will Democrats Steal A Seat From The American People?

Opinion | David Benkof

Americans deserve nine Supreme Court justices unless they decide otherwise.

Move Over, Julia! Sesame Street's "First Autistic Muppet" Was Bert

Opinion | David Benkof

Are labels really necessary to teach kids to accept differences?

The Bizarre Politics Of "Beauty And The Beast"

Opinion | David Benkof

Gay character is the least of why film is “so peculiar.”