Jon Emont
Jon Emont

Jon Emont has written for Slate, Tablet, and the American Prospect. He's a co-founder of Extend, which offers immersive tours of the West Bank to young Jewish-Americans interested in exploring Palestinian life.

Roads & Kingdoms
Aug. 1 2014 1:42 PMThe West Bank by BusLast year, two young Jewish Americans began leading educational tours of the troubled Palestinian territory. But their ambitions are bigger than bus trips.
Jan. 24 2012 1:52 PMThe Phony Crisis of CapitalismI’m the college student Nick Kristof cited as evidence that students have turned socialist. He’s wrong.
March 26 2014 11:56 AMMuscle TovIsraeli business leaders are pushing Netanyahu to cut a peace deal. Will he listen?
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Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 24 2015 3:14 PM The “Classic, Irrational New York Exuberance” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen crew discusses the hype over Kristaps Porzingis and his extraordinary height.