Monica Porter

The quandary of being half-Jewish

1 April 2024 11:00 am

I was in my early twenties when I found out that I’m half-Jewish. Until then, as far as I was…

Is Viktor Orbán really anti-Semitic?

20 March 2024 9:51 pm

Much of the criticism directed at Viktor Orbán, Hungary’s long-serving populist prime minister, is richly deserved. Orbán poses as the…

The remarkable story of my mother, the heroine of the Holocaust

10 March 2024 5:30 pm

I’ve always loathed Russia: its regime, its remnants of enduring Stalin-worship, its rulers’ century of malign influence on the world.…