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[Bernard-Henri Levy] Will Yellow Vests reject Brown Shirts? - The Korea Herald 9 Dec 2018, 1:13 am

[Bernard-Henri Levy] Will Yellow Vests reject Brown Shirts?  The Korea Herald

From the moment the French government canceled its planned fuel tax hike in the face of massive protests, it was obvious the move would be perceived as ...

Yellow Vests need to shake off the Brown Shirts in their midstBernard-Henri Levy - The Australian 6 Dec 2018, 1:00 pm

Yellow Vests need to shake off the Brown Shirts in their midstBernard-Henri Levy  The Australian

From the moment the French government cancelled its planned fuel tax hike in the face of massive protests, it was obvious that the move would be perceived as ...

Will the Yellow Vests Reject the Brown Shirts? | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 5 Dec 2018, 12:35 pm

Will the Yellow Vests Reject the Brown Shirts? | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

Now that President Emmanuel Macron has retreated in the face of France's grassroots protest movement, the ball is in the protesters' court. The danger is that ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: 'Looking for Europe' off Broadway - Algemeiner 21 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: 'Looking for Europe' off Broadway  Algemeiner

The East Village, November 5, 2018. It's the eve of the midterm elections, with such a lot at stake for the United States. It's also my birthday. I have to pinch myself ...

Bernard-Henri Levy honored for 'Peshmerga' and 'The Battle of Mosul' - Kurdistan24 14 Nov 2018, 11:59 am

Bernard-Henri Levy honored for 'Peshmerga' and 'The Battle of Mosul'  Kurdistan24

The French writer, philosopher, and film director, Bernard-Henri Levy, was honored in Washington for two films about the Kurdish fight against the Islamic State ...

British Jews should start thinking about migrating to Israel - Haaretz 13 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

British Jews should start thinking about migrating to Israel  Haaretz

Rabbi Jonathan Sacks has no illusions about Jeremy Corbyn. In an interview with New Statesman that was published in late August, the former chief rabbi of the ...

Looking for Europe, Finding America Adrift - Tablet Magazine 8 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Looking for Europe, Finding America Adrift  Tablet Magazine

Sometimes, it takes a foreigner to remind you of America's promise and potential. This is certainly one of those times. Watching Bernard-Henri Lévy perform his ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy on Anti-Semitism, American Elections, and the Future of Europe - The New Yorker 4 Nov 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy on Anti-Semitism, American Elections, and the Future of Europe  The New Yorker

Michael Schulman on the French writer and public intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy's Off Broadway début, a solo play called “Looking for Europe.”

ISIS Overlooks a Synagogue in Mosul - The Wall Street Journal 18 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

ISIS Overlooks a Synagogue in Mosul  The Wall Street Journal

In the fall of 2016 I began filming a documentary about the battle to retake Mosul from Islamic State. I made a promise to myself and to my crew: Whatever risks ...

Around the World with Bernard-Henri Lévy - The American Interest 15 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Around the World with Bernard-Henri Lévy  The American Interest

On Friday, September 28, Bernard-Henri Lévy—a member of The American Interest editorial board—sat down with Charles Davidson and a group of TAI authors ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy to Present Looking for Europe at the Public Theater - TheaterMania.com 11 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy to Present Looking for Europe at the Public Theater  TheaterMania.com

The Public Theater will present Looking for Europe, written and performed by Bernard-Henri Lévy, on November 5 in the Anspacher Theater. Looking for Europe ...

Standing at the Twilight of Democracy - Tablet Magazine 5 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Standing at the Twilight of Democracy  Tablet Magazine

Winston Churchill once warned Europe that, by choosing the dishonor of Hitlerism in a bid to avoid war, they would, in the end, reap both Hitlerism and war.

We Are Not Born Human - The New York Times 22 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

We Are Not Born Human  The New York Times

What does it mean to be human? The immensity of this question can be boiled down to an old principle proposed by the German philosopher G.W.F. Hegel, ...

Turkish envoy slams op-ed calling for NATO dismissal - Hurriyet Daily News 20 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Turkish envoy slams op-ed calling for NATO dismissal  Hurriyet Daily News

Turkish Ambassador to the U.S. Serdar Kılıç responded on Aug. 19 to an op-ed piece that aimed to undermine the Turkish contributions to the NATO alliance.

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot - The Wall Street Journal 13 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot  The Wall Street Journal

Ankara, helped by China and Russia, is vandalizing Western interests.

Macron and the Piranhas | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 27 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Macron and the Piranhas | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

Ever since Alexandre Benalla, a now-former security aide to French President Emmanuel Macron, was caught on video beating up demonstrators on May 1, ...

Farewell to Claude Lanzmann - Tablet Magazine 12 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Farewell to Claude Lanzmann  Tablet Magazine

This address was delivered today by French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy at the memorial *service* for filmmaker, author, and Resistance hero Claude ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Simone Veil, Emmanuel Macron, and the Panthéon - Algemeiner 3 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Simone Veil, Emmanuel Macron, and the Panthéon  Algemeiner

For those who are old enough to have lived through both events, the comparison was undoubtedly remarkable: the induction of Simone Veil in France's ...

The Honor of Israel - The Jerusalem Post - Israel News 2 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

The Honor of Israel  The Jerusalem Post - Israel News

This honor, and thus its weight, has a paradoxical effect, you see, to make me feel light at the same time as filling me with gravity and a sense of duty.

BHL: The Honor of Israel - Tablet Magazine 26 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

BHL: The Honor of Israel  Tablet Magazine

Honoris causa… These Latin words inevitably remind me of my years in France's preparatory classes, in Paris, when I was studying for the entrance exam for the ...

Europeans haven’t given up hope that Britain will change its mind on Brexit - The Washington Post 12 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Europeans haven’t given up hope that Britain will change its mind on Brexit  The Washington Post

A play by Bernard-Henri Lévy and a campaign funded by George Soros are among the latest appeals.

Bernard-Henri Lévy: A False Prophet - The Globalist 10 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: A False Prophet  The Globalist

Bernard-Henri Lévy, the man who gave us the disaster of Libya, is no help against Brexit. Mr. Lévy is responsible for one of the proximate causes of current ...

In Brilliant New Play, Bernard-Henri Lévy Takes On the Follies of Brexit - Tablet Magazine 7 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

In Brilliant New Play, Bernard-Henri Lévy Takes On the Follies of Brexit  Tablet Magazine

One of the world's greatest philosophers lies soaking wet. The famous open necked white shirt—as ever unbuttoned almost to the waist—is plastered to his ...

Brexit v Bernard-Henri Lévy - The Economist 7 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Brexit v Bernard-Henri Lévy  The Economist

SINCE the vote to leave the European Union, a striking number of Britons have exhibited symptoms of a new medical condition, “Brexit derangement syndrome”.

'Please, please remain': Bernard-Henri Lévy performs one-man Brexit play - The Guardian 5 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

'Please, please remain': Bernard-Henri Lévy performs one-man Brexit play  The Guardian

French showman-philosopher begs London audience to save the European project.

Bernard-Henri Levy: 'Great Britain with Brexit will become Little England' - Channel 4 News 4 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: 'Great Britain with Brexit will become Little England'  Channel 4 News

The French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy says Britain is at the intellectual heart of Europe and needs to stay there. And he's putting his views on stage.

French philosopher to UK: Please don't go - CNN 4 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

French philosopher to UK: Please don't go  CNN

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy speaks to Christiane Amanpour about wanting to stop Brexit with his monologue play the "Last Exit before Brexit."

Bernard-Henri Lévy is an enemy to the pro-European cause - Reaction 4 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy is an enemy to the pro-European cause  Reaction

Have the anti-Brexit campaigners found their prophet to lead Britain out of the Brexit wilderness to a promised land? This evening (4 June) the vainest man on ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: ‘Brexit will not happen’ - Spectator.co.uk 26 May 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: ‘Brexit will not happen’  Spectator.co.uk

Bernard-Henri Lévy: 'Brexit will not happen' on The Spectator | I meet Bernard-Henri Lévy in a colossally luxurious hotel on a tree-lined avenue just behind…

Enlightened Islam exists, and Bernard-Henri Lévy claims to have found it - Haaretz 24 May 2018, 7:00 am

Enlightened Islam exists, and Bernard-Henri Lévy claims to have found it  Haaretz

The Kurds are a developed version of Islam that can become the second democracy in the region, says the philosopher in a new book. In an interview to Haaretz ...

Why a French philosopher wants to stop Brexit - Financial Times 24 May 2018, 7:00 am

Why a French philosopher wants to stop Brexit  Financial Times

BHL holding forth is a familiar sight in France. Bernard-Henri Lévy — the plutocrat philosopher always known here by his initials — has practically lived on stage ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy's Brexit lament | News Review - The Times 20 May 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy's Brexit lament | News Review  The Times

Europe, says Bernard-Henri Lévy, will collapse if Brexit goes ahead. “It will collapse because when the body is deprived of its brain and its heart, its spirit dies.

Bernard-Henri Lévy Lauds Morocco's Religious Policy - Morocco World News 25 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy Lauds Morocco's Religious Policy  Morocco World News

By Hajare El Khaldi. Rabat – During his appearance on the French show “Quotidien,” French writer and philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy praised King ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy's 70 Reasons to Celebrate Israel - Tablet Magazine 24 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy's 70 Reasons to Celebrate Israel  Tablet Magazine

Bernard-Henri Lévy celebrates Israel's 70th birthday with a love letter to the country.

The Post-Election Ruminations of Vladimir Putin - Tablet Magazine 21 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

The Post-Election Ruminations of Vladimir Putin  Tablet Magazine

Vladimir Putin is *content*. He spent some time at the gym. He took a virile shower, followed by a brief muscle-flexing, bare-chested strut in front of his favorite ...

Bernard-Henri Levy: Kurds were betrayed - Kurdistan24 12 Mar 2018, 11:42 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: Kurds were betrayed  Kurdistan24

Renowned French intellectual, Bernard-Henri Levy, discussed the current situation facing the Kurds after the showing of his film, Peshmerga, on Capitol Hill ...

'Justice for Kurds': French Intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy and US Environmentalist Thomas Kaplan Launch New Kurdish Rights Advocacy Group - Algemeiner 8 Mar 2018, 8:00 am

'Justice for Kurds': French Intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy and US Environmentalist Thomas Kaplan Launch New Kurdish Rights Advocacy Group  Algemeiner

One of France's most prominent intellectuals has joined forces with a leading American environmentalist to launch a new advocacy group urging greater support ...

Bernard-Henri Levy's 'Peshmerga' to be shown on Capitol Hill - Kurdistan24 4 Mar 2018, 3:31 pm

Bernard-Henri Levy's 'Peshmerga' to be shown on Capitol Hill  Kurdistan24

The renowned French intellectual, author, and film-maker, Bernard-Henri Levy, walks with Kurdish Peshmerga forces on the Zartik Mountain, Aug. 31, 2015.

Requiem for Syria - Tablet Magazine 28 Feb 2018, 8:00 am

Requiem for Syria  Tablet Magazine

There will be more ceasefires in Eastern Ghouta and more violations thereof. More resolutions from the United Nations laboriously pursued by France and ...

Bernard-Henri Levy: Anti-Semitism won't be 'eradicated or erased' in near future - Jewish News 23 Feb 2018, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: Anti-Semitism won't be 'eradicated or erased' in near future  Jewish News

Acclaimed French philosopher dismisses possibility of Jew-hate disappearing anytime soon, during international anti-Semitism conference.

Bernard-Henri Lévy: It's high time to break with Erdogan - Kyiv Post 8 Feb 2018, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: It's high time to break with Erdogan  Kyiv Post

It cannot be repeated often enough that the Kurds were, in Syria as in Iraq, our dike, our rampart, the wall of valor and energy shielding us from the Islamic State.

Stand Up to Erdogan’s Brutality - Wall Street Journal 7 Feb 2018, 8:00 am

Stand Up to Erdogan’s Brutality  Wall Street Journal

The Turkish president has the insolence to style his ethnic-cleansing campaign 'Operation Olive Branch.'

The West sold Kurds in Kirkuk yesterday, in Afrin today - Kurdistan24 27 Jan 2018, 11:42 am

The West sold Kurds in Kirkuk yesterday, in Afrin today  Kurdistan24

Bernard-Henri Lévy, a French Writer, Filmmaker, and Philosopher, during a live interview with Kurdistan 24 from Washington, DC. (Photo: Kurdistan 24).

King Ubu, Trump's Dadaist Precursor - Tablet Magazine 19 Jan 2018, 8:00 am

King Ubu, Trump's Dadaist Precursor  Tablet Magazine

He has insulted women. Piled lie on slanderous lie. Dismissed those who have called him to account for the worrisome rise in racist and anti-Semitic incidents in ...

Bernard-Henri Levy – we need to talk - Arutz Sheva 4 Jan 2018, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy – we need to talk  Arutz Sheva

America, Trump's America, is where we demand respect…or else.

Bernard-Henri Lévy on Trump, Jerusalem, and the Jews - Tablet Magazine 19 Dec 2017, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy on Trump, Jerusalem, and the Jews  Tablet Magazine

Obviously, Jerusalem is and always has been the capital of Israel. And there is something not merely absurd but shocking in the planetary outcry that followed ...

Goodbye, Johnny by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 13 Dec 2017, 8:00 am

Goodbye, Johnny by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

The beguiling feature of the funeral of French music icon Johnny Hallyday was his ability to stage-manage his destiny, right up to the final hour, and the star ...

Profiles in Discouragement | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 21 Nov 2017, 8:00 am

Profiles in Discouragement | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

One day, the United States will turn the page on Donald Trump. But, as Americans prepare to observe their Thanksgiving holiday, they should reflect that their ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Who Betrayed the Kurdish People? - Tablet Magazine 21 Oct 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Who Betrayed the Kurdish People?  Tablet Magazine

What has just transpired in Iraqi Kurdistan is heartbreaking. Here is a people who, for decades, have been fighting every form of tyranny that the terrible 20th ...

Bernard-Henri Levy: the US misjudged the “Old Lion of Kurdistan” - Kurdistan24 3 Oct 2017, 8:35 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: the US misjudged the “Old Lion of Kurdistan”  Kurdistan24

I can't help but think of all the small men who, right up to the last minute, speculated from their desks in embassies and foreign offices that [he] would agree” to ...

Kurdish President Massoud Barzani Speaks - Tablet Magazine 29 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

Kurdish President Massoud Barzani Speaks  Tablet Magazine

Massoud Barzani, the Kurdish president and commander of the Peshmerga, begins our interview with an anecdote. “Someone told me that one of your ...

Bernard-Henri Levy: why doesn't the West care about Kurdish independence? - i24NEWS 27 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: why doesn't the West care about Kurdish independence?  i24NEWS

The Israeli government took a "brave position, consistent with its interests,' Levy opined.'

An Evening With Bernard-Henri Lévy at Washington Jewish Film Festival - Metro Weekly 21 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

An Evening With Bernard-Henri Lévy at Washington Jewish Film Festival  Metro Weekly

The Washington Jewish Film Festival presents a discussion with the renowned French philosopher, writer and filmmaker in between screenings of two recent ...

The Rohingya Alarm | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 21 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

The Rohingya Alarm | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

The campaign of ethnic cleansing now being carried out against Myanmar's Rohingya confronts the world with one of those moments that seem to arrive ...

American Jews Should Care About and Support the Independence of Kurdistan - Tablet Magazine 20 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

American Jews Should Care About and Support the Independence of Kurdistan  Tablet Magazine

Why should American Jews care about and support the independence of Kurdistan? Because Iraqi Kurdistan is one of the very rare areas of the Middle East ...

The Kurds Are Not Children - Foreign Policy 6 Sep 2017, 7:00 am

The Kurds Are Not Children  Foreign Policy

The timidity of the international community in the face of the Sept. 25 referendum on an independent Kurdistan is a trifecta of shame, absurdity, and historic ...

The World's Duty to Venezuela | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 10 Aug 2017, 7:00 am

The World's Duty to Venezuela | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

Today, the world looks on as the Venezuelan dream becomes a nightmare under the murderous regime of President Nicolás Maduro. A mix of incompetence ...

BHL on Mosul: Mission Not Yet Accomplished - Tablet Magazine 11 Jul 2017, 7:00 am

BHL on Mosul: Mission Not Yet Accomplished  Tablet Magazine

There are joyous liberations. Of Paris in 1944, for example—a liberation insurrectionary and exultant. And then there are leaden liberations: Warsaw's in 1944; ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy Puts $7 Million Tangier Mansion on the Market - Bloomberg 2 Jul 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy Puts $7 Million Tangier Mansion on the Market  Bloomberg

Bernard-Henri Lévy, a French public intellectual (they have those, still) was catapulted to fame in 1977 for his book attacking France's Marxist left, Barbarism ...

The Vanity of Bernard-Henri Lévy - The National Interest Online 24 Jun 2017, 7:00 am

The Vanity of Bernard-Henri Lévy  The National Interest Online

BHL's latest tract, The Genius of Judaism, is a polemic masquerading as intellectual history.

Bernard-Henri Levy: 'I've always found it quite shocking and beautiful to speak to one's enemy' - The Times of Israel 10 Jun 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: 'I've always found it quite shocking and beautiful to speak to one's enemy'  The Times of Israel

On recent trip to Israel, French-Jewish intellectual promoted his new book on Judaism and explained what it's like to be a modern-day Jonah.

Awakening from the Trump Nightmare | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 24 May 2017, 7:00 am

Awakening from the Trump Nightmare | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

The American people can escape from the ordeal of Donald Trump's presidency in one of three ways. But if and when they do is an irreducibly political question, ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy to JPost: Trump has no real love for Israel - The Jerusalem Post - Israel News 17 May 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy to JPost: Trump has no real love for Israel  The Jerusalem Post - Israel News

Israelis who are have embraced Donald Trump as president “should be very careful,” prominent French-Jewish philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy told The ...

Chateaubriand, Bernard-Henri Lévy, and the Genius of Literature - Tablet Magazine 16 May 2017, 7:00 am

Chateaubriand, Bernard-Henri Lévy, and the Genius of Literature  Tablet Magazine

Does society require a solid spiritual foundation of some sort to stave off social decay and political collapse? Is this is our problem right now, a shakiness in what ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy Attacked by 'Anti-Imperialists' During Speech in Belgrade - Tablet Magazine 12 May 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy Attacked by 'Anti-Imperialists' During Speech in Belgrade  Tablet Magazine

Update: Read Bernard-Henri Lévy's response to the incident here. Bernard-Henri Lévy, or BHL, came under physical attack on Wednesday in Belgrade, first by ...

Levy Blames Serbian 'Fascists' for Cake Attack - Balkan Insight 11 May 2017, 7:00 am

Levy Blames Serbian 'Fascists' for Cake Attack  Balkan Insight

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy has blamed 'fascists' nostalgic for the Milosevic regime for attacking him at a film festival in Belgrade.

Jewish French philosopher gets pied in face in Belgrade - The Times of Israel 11 May 2017, 7:00 am

Jewish French philosopher gets pied in face in Belgrade  The Times of Israel

Bernard-Henri Levy attacked by Serbian activists over his support for Muslims and opposition to Milosevic in 1990s.

Bernard-Henri Lévy: the hard left risks making an "implicit pact" with Marine Le Pen - New Statesman 2 May 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: the hard left risks making an "implicit pact" with Marine Le Pen  New Statesman

"A portion of the left is about to make a historic mistake," the French philosopher Bernard-Henri Lévy told the New Statesman.

Fake Bernard-Henri Levy quote on French elections triggers anti-Semitic avalanche online - JTA News 19 Apr 2017, 7:00 am

Fake Bernard-Henri Levy quote on French elections triggers anti-Semitic avalanche online  JTA News

(JTA) — A satirical article suggesting that the French-Jewish philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy plans to emigrate if a far-left politician is elected president ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Why I Shall Be Voting for Macron - Newsweek 8 Apr 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: Why I Shall Be Voting for Macron  Newsweek

When I think of Emmanuel Macron, now the favorite in France's presidential race, I think first of his youth. And two images spring to mind. That of John F.

'Five empires' threaten to replace US and Europe on the global stage, writer says - CNBC 30 Mar 2017, 7:00 am

'Five empires' threaten to replace US and Europe on the global stage, writer says  CNBC

Five empires will fill the void if the U.S. continues to withdraw from the global stage, leading French intellectual Bernard-Henri Levy says.

Bernard-Henri Lévy's Love Letter to Judaism - Daily Beast 19 Mar 2017, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy's Love Letter to Judaism  Daily Beast

The eminent French public intellectual mounts a defense of Judaism, Jewishness, and Israel–ultimately, for reasons of the heart.

Address to the Kurdish Nation | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 13 Mar 2017, 7:00 am

Address to the Kurdish Nation | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

When Iraq's Kurdistan Regional Government holds the independence referendum that its president, Massoud Barzani, has described as the Kurds' inalienable ...

Bernard-Henri Levy uses Judaism's 'genius' to showcase his political activism - Haaretz 10 Mar 2017, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy uses Judaism's 'genius' to showcase his political activism  Haaretz

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy's new book, a highly idiosyncratic take on what he sees as the fundamental lesson of Judaism, also offers a surprisingly ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy Premieres 'Battle of Mosul' Documentary in Iraq - Tablet Magazine 9 Mar 2017, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy Premieres 'Battle of Mosul' Documentary in Iraq  Tablet Magazine

*Fresh* of his American book tour for The Genius of Judaism, Bernard-Henri Lévy's newly published paean to the creed of his forefathers, the philosopher arrived ...

A Writer’s Room: Bernard-Henri Lévy - New York Times 21 Feb 2017, 8:00 am

A Writer’s Room: Bernard-Henri Lévy  New York Times

The French intellectual at home in Paris, where he authored much of “The Genius of Judaism,” his new book about what it means to be a Jew today.

Bernard-Henri Levy is still my main man - Religion News Service 20 Feb 2017, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy is still my main man  Religion News Service

Why do I like Bernard-Henri Levy so much? Because he is Maimonides meets Mick Jagger? Because he is so stylish – if you like unbuttoned white shirts? In fact ...

Conflicting Passions: Bernard-Henri Lévy, Hedonist and Engaged Intellectual, Considers His Jewish Heritage - The New York Times 10 Feb 2017, 8:00 am

Conflicting Passions: Bernard-Henri Lévy, Hedonist and Engaged Intellectual, Considers His Jewish Heritage  The New York Times

The Genius of Judaism,” by the public intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy, is a cultural treatise and a revealingly personal document.

Donald Trump's plot against America - New Statesman 31 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

Donald Trump's plot against America  New Statesman

This was a surreal experience, given that, in his 2004 novel, The Plot Against America, Roth precisely described the sinister and chilling nightmare in which the ...

Bernard-Henri Levy: Charlie Rose - Bloomberg 25 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Levy: Charlie Rose  Bloomberg

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy's latest book is called "The Genius of Judaism". In it, he examines the resurgence of anti-Semitism and reflects on the ...

The Genius of Bernard-Henri Levy's Affirmative Judaism - Forbes Now 25 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

The Genius of Bernard-Henri Levy's Affirmative Judaism  Forbes Now

Conversation with Bernard-Henri Levy, the French philosopher, journalist and filmmaker about his new book, "The Genius of Judaism," where he reveals how ...

Q&A: Bernard-Henri Lévy, The Genius of Judaism - Tablet Magazine 20 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

Q&A: Bernard-Henri Lévy, The Genius of Judaism  Tablet Magazine

If the Jewish people are ever blessed with the opportunity to choose a President, I hope that they would not do so through the means of direct popular elections, ...

Dinner With Bernard-Henri Lévy - Santa Barbara Independent 19 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

Dinner With Bernard-Henri Lévy  Santa Barbara Independent

Event With French Superstar Preceded Talk At Ucsb.

A Conversation with Bernard-Henri Lévy - lareviewofbooks 18 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

A Conversation with Bernard-Henri Lévy  lareviewofbooks

Ann Louise Bardach interviews Bernard-Henri Lévy about his latest book, « The Genius of Judaism. »

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy returns to Jewish roots in latest book - Haaretz 5 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

French philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy returns to Jewish roots in latest book  Haaretz

It's a vague childhood memory, but the French celebrity philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy still remembers the first time he was bullied for being Jewish.

French Intellectual Suggests Reading Male Writers - Forward 3 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

French Intellectual Suggests Reading Male Writers  Forward

The oft-discussed hope or theory or whatever it is, that men with ambitions for their daughters will be the road out of sexism, is bunk.

Philosopher Bernard Henri-Levy revisits Jewish roots in new book - The Times of Israel 3 Jan 2017, 8:00 am

Philosopher Bernard Henri-Levy revisits Jewish roots in new book  The Times of Israel

Celebrity scholar and activist touches on early anti-Semitic experiences while presenting a secular view on what it means to be one of the 'chosen people'

Philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy revisits Jewish roots in new book - JTA News 29 Dec 2016, 8:00 am

Philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy revisits Jewish roots in new book  JTA News

PARIS (JTA) — It's a vague childhood memory, but the French celebrity philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy still remembers the first time he was bullied for being ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: By the Book - The New York Times 29 Dec 2016, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: By the Book  The New York Times

The author of “The Genius of Judaism” believes the current political situation in the United States is best illuminated by Philip Roth's “The Plot Against America.”

Intervening in Libya in 2011 was the right thing to do | Bernard-Henri Lévy - The Guardian 21 Sep 2016, 7:00 am

Intervening in Libya in 2011 was the right thing to do | Bernard-Henri Lévy  The Guardian

Parliament's assessment of the coalition's actions is inaccurate in several respects. Military action prevented a repeat of Syria and kept Isis at bay.

We should relegate terrorists to the obscurity of their own infamy - The Guardian 1 Aug 2016, 7:00 am

We should relegate terrorists to the obscurity of their own infamy  The Guardian

There are at least three reasons why we should stop publicising the names of violent jihadists who commit acts of terror. The first is that by doing so – by ...

Trump the Traitor | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 28 Jul 2016, 7:00 am

Trump the Traitor | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

Were Donald Trump elected US President in November, the implications would be more terrifying than anyone thought. The problem would no longer be his ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy: ‘Europe without the British spirit cannot be Europe’ - The Guardian 14 Jul 2016, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: ‘Europe without the British spirit cannot be Europe’  The Guardian

The French philosopher talks about his new film, Peshmerga, which follows the Kurds fighting Isis, and gives his thoughts on Brexit and the crisis of democracy.

Peshmerga review – an intellectually gripping tribute to Kurdish fighters battling Isis - The Guardian 20 May 2016, 7:00 am

Peshmerga review – an intellectually gripping tribute to Kurdish fighters battling Isis  The Guardian

Bernard-Henri Lévy travels into Iraq to document the Kurdish forces taking on Isis – and praises their commitment to equality as well as their bravery.

Bernard-Henri Lévy: 'Those who hate me, it is their problem' - Jewish Chronicle 31 Mar 2016, 7:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy: 'Those who hate me, it is their problem'  Jewish Chronicle

Bernard-Henri Lévy sits in the library of Maida Vale's magnificent Victorian Sephardi Synagogue waiting to deliver a talk on his latest book, L'Esprit du Judaisme, ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy - Huffington Post 10 Sep 2015, 3:50 pm

Bernard-Henri Lévy  Huffington Post

Bernard-Henri Lévy is a French philosopher and one of the most esteemed and bestselling writers in Europe. He is the author of more than 30 books, including ...

The Price of European Indifference | by Bernard-Henri Lévy - Project Syndicate 31 Aug 2015, 7:00 am

The Price of European Indifference | by Bernard-Henri Lévy  Project Syndicate

Europe's migration debate has taken a disturbing turn, propelled by a multitude of myths, manipulations, and blatant lies. The consequences will be devastating, ...

Why Does Everyone Hate Bernard-Henri Lévy? - New York Observer 1 May 2015, 7:00 am

Why Does Everyone Hate Bernard-Henri Lévy?  New York Observer

Americans have Angelina Jolie to scold the United Nations member states on their lack of interest in the butchery going on in Syria, the French have the ...

Bernard-Henri Lévy Backed The Libya War Because "Human Rights...And Blah Blah Blah" - Forbes 20 Feb 2015, 8:00 am

Bernard-Henri Lévy Backed The Libya War Because "Human Rights...And Blah Blah Blah"  Forbes

The New Yorker's Jon Lee Anderson has a predictably fascinating look at Libya's unraveling (last post here), but the most striking morsel is this bit of ...

Did Bernard-Henri Lévy Take NATO to War? - New Yorker 25 Mar 2011, 9:17 pm

Did Bernard-Henri Lévy Take NATO to War?  New Yorker

Paris is France's New York, its Hollywood, and its Washington, D.C.—the country's political, artistic, financial, and cinematic capital. As a result, in France these ...

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French film director and philosopher

November 05, 1948, (70 years old)

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http://www.bernard-henri-levy.com

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