“Jews a Race” Genetic Theory Comes Under Fierce Attack by DNA Expert. By Rita Rubin. The Jewish Daily Forward, May 7, 2013.
Jews Are a “Race,” Genes Reveal. By Jon Entine. The Jewish Daily Forward, May 4, 2012. Review of Legacy: A Genetic History of the Jewish People. By Harry Ostrer. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. 288 pp.
A Case for Genetic Jewishness. By Ivan Oransky. Tablet, May 15, 2012. Review of Harry Ostrer, Legacy.
Is There a Jewish Gene? By Richard C. Lewontin. New York Review of Books, December 6, 2012. Review of Harry Ostrer, Legacy. Review of The Genealogical Science: The Search for Jewish Origins and the Politics of Epistemology. By Nadia Abu El-Haj. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2012.
The Chosen Genes. By Josh Fischman. The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 15, 2012.
Who Are the Jews? Genetic Studies Spark Identity Debate. By Michael Balter. Science, Vol. 328, June 11, 2010. Also here.
Common Genetic Threads Link Thousands of Years of Jewish Ancestry. NJBR, April 28, 2013.
It’s almost impossible to be calm or
objective when it comes to Israel and the Jews. Israel and the Jews push too many hot
buttons for too many people—positive and negative, religious, historical,
cultural, psychological, and political.