I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
A veteran practitioner of the art of translation considers the challenges—and successes—of Hebrew literature
For centuries, Western classical music propelled listeners toward Christian salvation. Then Jewish music changed everything.
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
After my mother died, I couldn’t recite the High Holiday prayer anymore—until I gained a new understanding of its words
The Holocaust as a human event
The idea of Jewish-Irish intermarriage
Great American tragic hero
A faith-based initiative
Returning to the source
An early Holocaust film sets the tone
Everywhere and nowhere
She found her thrills in Beverly Hills
The life-saving superiority of Jewish emotionalism
The masterpiece that shaped a medium
Wartime’s beastly chaos
Talmudic interpretations of the law