This Friday is #FriedmanFriday. It’s also Black Friday. Think about it.
Barbra Streisand, Stephen Sondheim, Steven Spielberg, and Itzhak Perlman were among the 17 recipients of the highest civilian honor.
A ‘troublemaker in apartment 11’ took issue with the penny-stakes games taking place in the clubhouse at the Altamonte Springs condominiums
Said Hans Breuer, ‘There is too much similarity between these two situations–one 70 years ago, and one now.’
Kick off the long weekend with our favorite episodes of Vox Tablet, Unorthodox, and Israel Story
Unhinged anti-Israel demonstration or the best bar mitzvah theme ever?
Over 6,000 documents from a 1944 census with information about the Hungarian capital’s Jews were discovered, and given to Budapest City Archives
The Massachusetts native who was killed last Thursday in Israel was memorialized by his favorite football team
The car rental giant, accused of apparent anti-Israeli bias, is now invoking a clause of which none of its employees (except one) seem to be aware
In 2008, a long-time Jerusalem reporter learned of an Israeli offer that would give a majority of the West Bank and all of Gaza—including a corridor between them—to the Palestinians. But his scoop was blocked.
The customer is sometimes right
Congress is heading for a showdown over a new bill that, if passed, would ban refugees from entering the U.S. until stricter security measures have been put into place
Readers share their comments about Talmudic accuracy and Boeing 707s
Shlomo Rechnitz was on his way to Israel when he saw the opportunity to give tzedakah
Author Neil Shusterman, winner of the Young People’s literature award for his book ‘Challenger Deep,’ about an adolescent’s struggle with schizophrenia, stole the show
Shelter from the Bologna storm
A Yeshiva student on a gap year, Schwartz was volunteering in the West Bank when he was killed by a Palestinian gunman
A Palestinian man stabbed two to death outside a synagogue in Tel Aviv. Hours later, a Palestinian man opened fire with a submachine gun in the West Bank, killing three, including an American.
On Wednesday, Jewish communities in three cities—Stockholm, Gothenburg, and Malmö—shuttered synagogues and suspended activities as authorities hunted for terror suspect