Stories about dogs and cats and even Santa Claus make the perfect Hanukkah gift this year
France grapples with the aftermath of attacks that are no longer ‘just against Jews’
Why the Jewish state has more say than the Diaspora over what the country stands for and where it is going
At Oxford University, the Harvard law professor bested Britain’s Peter Tatchell by emphasizing the Israel boycott movement’s opposition to the Jewish state’s very existence
For 40 years, people on the left have defended the Kurds, who are a force against barbarism, in a region filled with barbarism. The left must continue to defend them.
Hungarian writer György Spiró’s newly translated novel ‘Captivity’ powerfully sets the perils of modern Jewry in Early Christian Rome
Scholars and bureaucrats scoff at the idea that Yemenite Jewish babies were once kidnapped for adoption. But the theory won’t die.
Filmmaker Aaron Wolf was a ‘fallen-away’ Jew until he decided to make a documentary about his childhood synagogue
We’re hiring two paid, part-time editorial interns
Drake sits next to his mom, treats fans to some Pre-Thanksgiving ‘Hotline Bling’
Just weeks after losing her loved ones, Sarah Tehiya Leitman delivers a lesson in true grit
This week, we turn the mic around, calling listeners and reading their letters—the good, the bad, and the ugly
Masbia, New York City’s only kosher soup kitchen, puts an Orthodox spin on a secular holiday
ISIS offers its recruits a vision of wild and violent abandon. To eradicate it, we need not only better guns but also better ideas.
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The legendary songwriter, novelist, and Texas phenom is touring on his first new album in three decades, but Kinky Friedman will still sign anything except bad legislation
It’s an accomplished retelling of an American classic, but Vesna Goldsworthy’s new novel ‘Gorsky’ is missing one key character