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Jacques Berlinerblau

MSNBC Columnist

Jacques Berlinerblau is a professor of Jewish Civilization at Georgetown University. He has written numerous books on the subject of secularism, including the recent “Secularism: The Basics” (Routledge). His research concentrates on the nexus between literature and comedy on the one side, and cultural conflicts on the other.

Jacques Berlinerblau is a professor of Jewish Civilization at Georgetown University. He has written numerous books on the subject of secularism, including the recent “Secularism: The Basics” (Routledge). His research concentrates on the nexus between literature and comedy on the one side, and cultural conflicts on the other.

Latest from Jacques Berlinerblau

25d ago

Dave Chappelle’s SNL monologue was clever, but insidious

Dave Chappelle's SNL monologue touched on Kanye West's antisemitic remarks, but failed to avoid his own missteps.
35d ago

The alarming rise in Jewish Republicans tolerating antisemitism

Increasing antisemitism among Trump-aligned Republicans — and the silence in response to it — sheds light on a disturbing new trend.
45d ago

Trump's antisemitism has nothing to do with people being Jewish. That doesn't make it less dangerous.

Donald Trump is a true influencer and innovator in the Judeophobic space.
52d ago

New legal challenges to Florida's abortion law could be groundbreaking

There are lots of religious people who find shelter and solace in secular policies.