Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
Historian Alon Confino traces a source of today’s global anti-Semitism to the ethical revolution triggered by Kristallnacht
The long echo of a massacre on the Argentine pampas, and the multi-generational chronicle of Jewish life in its wake
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
The late Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum and his disciples’ interpretation of his decisions and actions during the Holocaust
The terrible cost of Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum’s life and actions during the Holocaust, and his later extremism
What Adam Bellow and other conservatives get wrong about the political leanings of creators of imaginative fiction
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.
As his 10th yahrzeit nears, a remembrance of Sidney the teacher, Sidney the humorist, Sidney the arguer, Sidney the Jew