The former George W. Bush administration adviser and diplomat talks Iran, North Korea, and other NatSec issues
For the first time in English, a short story by the Yiddish master, in which 19th-century Hasidism meets its radical grandchildren in the 20th
Twenty-six years to the day after the death of the great Yiddish-American Nobel Prize winner, the clarity of his moral voice rings ever more true
Documentary airing tonight on PBS tells the incredible story of three Italian brothers who return to Italy to look for the cave where they hid during the war
When I decided to physically transition from female to male, I didn’t consciously consider how my relationship to Judaism might change as a result
The founder of Paper magazine takes a junket to the Holyland, where designers are trying to reconcile the competing demands of play and pray
I am only twelve years old. I do not understand why the Israeli government won’t let suffering Jewish children rejoin their families in Israel.
An evening of beer, rap, politics, and young Jews in love
There will be Jews. There will be booze. Join us, won’t you?
Violating international law, Jordanian officials demand to investigate an Israeli security official who shot and killed a terrorist in self-defense
Daf Yomi: Do Talmudic rabbis seek justification for givens by retrofitting biblical text to their needs? The case of the Sanhedrin courts.
In Brooklyn, a new view of the Shoah, aimed at ultra-Orthodox Jews
While Bible-themed venues have proved popular with American—mostly Christian—tourists, Israel’s Shtetl Museum had trouble getting off the ground
News of the News: How the new sausage gets made
Who are these violent young men who seem so angry at the world?
A recent joint exhibit at the Vatican Museum and the Jewish Museum of Rome traced the surprising and enduring significance of the seven-branched golden object that entered ‘the temporal web of the history of humankind’
How the Vatican warmed to Jews over the last century