Edited by Jonathan Zalman
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New AEPi Study Attempts to Measure Organizational Impact On Jewish Identity

Here are the statistics—about relationships, Israel, religion and volunteering—that stand out

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Jamie Loeb, 20, Makes Pro Debut at U.S. Open

The Ossining, New York, native will face former world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki in the opening round at Flushing Meadows—and she’s ready to rock

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Jewish Camping 101

Thinking of hitting the trail before summer’s out? Here’s a guide on how to celebrate your faith while pitching a tent on Shabbat.

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A.J. Langer Now a Countess

Rayanne from ‘My So-Called Life’ has gone from a wild-child punk rocker to living in a castle, proving that a Jewish girl can break into the English nobility

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Hurricane Katrina, Ten Years Later

Our inspiring and heartbreaking coverage of the aftermath of one of the most destructive natural disasters in U.S. history

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Recipes for a Yiddish Picnic In the Park, Inspired By The Bard

A new book of cocktail recipes (and more) offers an inspiring way to toast Jacob Adler, the star of Yiddish theater

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Dear Mr. President

Our readers—both supporters and detractors of the Iran nuclear deal—want answers from Barack Obama. Here are the points they hope he addresses in his speech to the American Jewish community today.

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An Interview with Slovak Historian Dr. Pavol Mešťan

Seventy years after the Slovak National Uprising, the author and director of the Museum of Jewish Culture in Bratislava addresses the role of anti-Semitism, the Catholic Church, and the fate of Jozef Tiso during World War II

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Ashley Madison: The Movie

The cheating website’s founder Noel Biderman apparently had a horrible screenplay in the works

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Did You Hear The One About…?: Unorthodox Episode 5

The dolphin accused of spying for Israel, plus Jason Zinoman on the new Jewish comedy and Dan Savage on a doomed West Germany romance

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Brothers-and Sisters-in Arms

The 75th Anniversary of the Palmach, the elite forces of the Haganah

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Hollywood, Money, Stereotypes

‘There are also many, many Jewish artists in the entertainment industry who also have to pay their agents and managers who are sometimes also Jewish’

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Lore Segal’s Warm and Weird ‘Tell Me a Mitzi’

The 88-year-old award-winning author wants her children’s classic back on bookshelves

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Marching for Civil Rights, and the Legacy of a Judge Ahead of His Time

Arkansan Jacob Trieber, the first Jewish district judge in the U.S., handed down a landmark civil rights ruling in 1903. The fight continues over 100 years later in the NAACP’s ‘Journey for Justice’ march.

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Jewish Kids Come to the Aid of SpongeBob Squarepants, Ace Jimmy Kimmel’s Social Experiment

‘It’s important to assist people in need whenever you can,’ said the comedian. ‘We don’t see it often enough.’

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What Do You Want To Hear From the President During His Iran Deal Webcast?

Barack Obama will address the Jewish community on Friday afternoon. We want to hear from you.

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Rapper Mac Miller Makes a Promise to His Mama

That he’ll bless her with some grandkids so she can spoil them

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Food Fight! Israel Puts the Squeeze on Heinz Ketchup

Citing a lack of enough ‘tomato solids,’ the Health Ministry ruled that the iconic American red sauce must now be labeled ‘tomato seasoning’ rather than ‘ketchup’

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Amid Drought, WWII Relics Are Being Discovered Under Poland’s Vistula River

Fragments of Jewish tombstones and remnants of Soviet bomber-fighter planes among items found

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Reporter Recounts Hamas’ Ruthless Tactics During 2014 Gaza War

On-the-ground dispatch details how Gaza’s military forces deliberately endangered their own civilians by using them as ‘living shields’

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A Conversation With Alan Dershowitz

The lawyer and author addresses the presidential election, BDS, J Street, and his new book about opposing the nuclear deal with Iran

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Mayim Bialik on Her Faith, Visiting Israel, and Modesty

‘I think in general it’s never going to be trendy to be observant or religious in Hollywood circles’

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NukeSlam: Rabbi vs. Rabbi!

The biggest event of the summer

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Jerusalem Pride Parade Stabber Charged With Murder, Attempted Murder

Yishai Schlissel, who has refused legal representation, was defiant in court

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Orthodox Rocker Yosi Piamenta Dies at 64

The ‘Hasidic Hendrix’ wowed crowds with his soulful electric licks for four decades

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Judaism’s Racial Blind Spot

If members of non-Orthodox Judaism want to fight systemic racial injustices, they should begin by looking in their own backyard

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Edinburgh’s Massive Fringe Festival

Thousands of performances are taking place in the Scottish capital in August. Here are reviews of four Jewish-related shows.

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The Failure of Religious Fundamentalism

What Josh Duggar—a marginalizer of women who was implicated in the Ashley Madison cheating leak—should have said in his public apology

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Tel Aviv, as in New Jersey

A photographer documents the Tel Aviv beach and club scene and likens its characters to those on the Jersey Shore

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What’s in a (Starbucks) Name?

When my beloved baristas kept flubbing my Hebrew name, I went with another Jewish, easy-to-pronounce moniker

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