Hip-hop artist Scarface’s anti-Semitic tirade may actually signal the beginning of a new, better cultural era
Playwright Joshua Sobol brings the composer to life on the Vienna stage but can’t bring him home to Tel Aviv
A surprising legacy of Jewish mathematicians and Polish resistance fighters
Zygmunt Miłoszewski plumbs the country’s painful past in his best-selling thrillers
Now showing: images of Warsaw’s Jewish Ghetto
The politics of memory hit Poland’s unsung hero
By failing to name a street after the controversial philosopher, the city of Jerusalem proved he was right
Showcasing a growingly popular industry
One in five Holocaust survivors in Israel goes hungry. We must fix this shame right away.
According to the state’s election commission, there are 800 registered Jewish voters. That’s bogus.
My ancestor, an ultra-Orthodox rabbi, was nearly killed by Zionists. Anti-haredi animosity still drives Israel mad.
Taking a metaphor to its logical extreme
The answer, according to the IDF, is yes
It’s becoming impossible to ignore the rumors about Sara Netanyahu’s involvement in her husband’s decisions
A new start-up uses 21st-century technologies to make ancient values relatable and dynamic
A new iPhone game turns the Bible’s most detailed book into fast-paced, educational entertainment
The powerful Italian comedian-turned-politician is further proof that vacuous celebrity candidates are bad news
Backed by music exec Jeff Ayeroff, composer Hillel Tigay tries to recreate the sounds of the ancient Temple
A website’s interactive map brings the city’s Jewish past to life, showcasing everything from synagogues to smoked meat
A look at Israel’s (literally) byzantine press rules
Or don’t go bureking my heart
When Ofir Ben Sheetrit sang on Israel’s The Voice, her high school suspended her, but the country went wild
My beloved Beitar Jerusalem has some racist fans. Instead of abandoning the team, we should take it back.
From a fellow hummus addict
Eliyahu Goldratt’s The Goal is required reading in every business school, but it’s also a fable about Israeli-American relations
Under rookie politician Naftali Bennett, religious Zionism is finally becoming Israel’s political mainstream
How Asma Agbaria-Zahalka is turning a socialist party of Arabs and Jews into a political phenomenon in Israel
Dov Yosef was one of the state’s founding fathers, but his unpopular economic measures made him a pariah
It’s time to take on Russia
The R.A. Dickey trade; or why the New York Mets, like American Jews, are at risk of losing their soul