The failure of Palestinian leaders to seriously grapple with the Oslo framework leads to more senseless deaths
On Hoshana Rabbah, as the High Holidays’ period of judgment comes to a conclusion, give your chicken soup a taste of something meaningful
Peggy Guggenheim: the bon vivant and tell-all memoirist who defied her family, took a thousand lovers, and forever changed the art world
Manhattan’s Shearith Israel and Newport, Rhode Island’s Jeshuat Israel are both claiming ownership over silver, colonial-era rimonim. A judge will soon declare the lawful owner.
California citrus farmer John Kirkpatrick, a Presbyterian well-versed in Jewish agricultural law, is the only large-scale grower of etrogs in the U.S.
Video: This American twist on a traditional Jewish recipe will help get your new year off to a sweet-and-sour start
More than an ephemeral part of Sukkot observance, the fruit also symbolizes the commitment of one generation to the next
The drama continues for the ex-CEO of the popular hipster clothier, whose image continues to plummet, along with the company’s stock price
Swastika-brandished banner covers building doubling as a coordinating location for SS officer Alois Brunner and the round-up of Nice’s Jews
Comments from our readers about Primo Levi’s death and the Traveler’s Prayer
Using a new book of cut-out paper castles (and a trebuchet), along with some special-guest LEGO minifigs, my kids recreated some historic Jewish scenes, including a beauty pageant
For the witches at Jewitch Camp, observing the holiday means combining Jewish prayers with neo-pagan rituals
Food expert Uri Mayer-Chissick leads foraging tours in Israel to help preserve the region’s agricultural and culinary history
This pontiff—and the one before—and what’s left of Rome
Having failed to stop the Iran deal, and ignored by Democrats and Republicans alike, can the once-mighty organization bounce back?
An excerpt from Francine Prose’s new biography of the eminent art collector and socialite Peggy Guggenheim
The generous master poet of the sublime died this week at age 78