A new campaign strategy for Anthony Weiner, courtesy of Justin Bieber, Britney Spears, and more
The influential former secretary of state—courtier, careerist, proud American, conflicted Jew—turns 90
As political and financial crises deepen in Western Europe, French Jewry is facing a familiar test
Thrill to the Jewish Philosopher Queen as she does battle with boring Nazis, The New Yorker, and Mossad
The Bluths, returning this weekend for a fourth season, are the Jewish world’s archetypal family
Remembering Yiddishist, linguistics scholar, Holocaust survivor, and painter Edward Stankiewicz, who died this year
Serving as an Army chaplain gave one cantor a new view of the holiday, and a belief in a brighter future
Video: Astrologer Jessica Lanyadoo’s home reflects her mixed heritage—and wide-ranging spirituality
This week’s Talmud reading prompts strikingly contemporary questions about observance and belief
A drawing by an American, discovered in a Jerusalem junk shop, reveals German Jewry’s lost grandeur
Tel Aviv’s fashion week is torn in two, but politicization has been stitched into the country’s fabric since 1949
This week, the great architect’s FDR memorial, designed in 1974, opens on Roosevelt Island in New York
A series of exhibits focuses on Oscar Rabine. Did his 1978 exile to Paris clear new ground for dissident art?
The recently discovered street photographer trained her lens on my family—and a lost, genteel world
Socalled, Ugandans, and klezmer at North America’s largest gathering of Jewish and Yiddish culture
That hot new website making fun of Jewish Republicans? My husband and I made it—and you’re welcome.
The Syrian diaspora in Israel watches its once-vibrant ancestral home fall to ruin in the country’s civil war
A provocative Paris show of Orientalist art charts the European encounter with Sephardic Jewry
On his centennial, the kids’ illustrator and New Yorker and Daily Worker contributor is celebrated in Miami
The museum removed photos of gay men at Berlin’s Holocaust memorial from an exhibit on sex and identity
As Twitter and text messages force linguistic brevity, English starts to look more like vowel-free Hebrew
Israeli Asaf Hanuka crashes the party in Paris, as the comic-strip-obsessed city hosts Spiegelman and Crumb
A ghostly chaise at Grossinger’s, rubble at the Concord, and other photos of once-great Catskills resorts
Aline Kominsky-Crumb, half of the legendary comics duo, submits to a high-hair makeover for the sake of art
Robert Worth, David Goldman, Edward Luttwak, Amos Harel, Nathan Thrall, and Lee Smith on the new Arab map
Street performers who pose for tourists by the Colosseum battle city authorities
Plus Israeli electric car manufacturer runs of gas money?
A rabbi and a serviceman meet while helping homeless vets
The world cries ‘fowl’ about his culinarily curious choice of grub
The global love for Jewish caricatures endures
On the Guardian columnist’s response to the terror attack in London
Plus drones, bacon, Billy Joel, and the Church of Scotland
Israel takes another small step toward Haredi conscription
…that he doesn’t want them to do comedy
We profiled Medea Benjamin back last year
Berlin was once home to 50,000 Jewish-owned businesses. A historian is now obsessively reconstructing their demise.
A visit to B&H Restaurant on Second Avenue brings back memories of milchig establishments of yore
Singer Vera Gran was haunted by allegations of Nazi collaboration. A new book asks if survival made her guilty.