But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
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The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
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The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
How Europe’s 19th and early 20th century Jews changed everything
Stanley Moss is either the most religiously profane or profanely religious poet around
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Cartoons, both serious and zany
A collection of old world Jewish jokes feels a little funny
Who owns Holocaust history?
Yosef Yerushalmi, who died Tuesday, was a pioneer in the field of Jewish studies
A biography examines the life of ghetto insurgent and Zionist bard Abba Kovner
Assimilation and anxiety, from Paris to the Pampas
Poetry inspired by architecture, prophecy, and the immigration experience
His targets may be pushing 90, but Nazi-hunter Efraim Zuroff is still looking
’Tis the Season
The best Jewish picture books of 2009
How Naomi Frankel’s life and work mirrored modern Jewish history
A new biography tries to extinguish the myth of the kinder, gentler Trotsky
Washington Heights barber advertises $12 haircuts for Jewish customers
Historians explain the man of the moment in Ukraine
After a year-long hiatus, the Holy Land’s fashion festival begins this weekend
How a 17-year-old New York Times-published puzzler is changing the game
Just months after Myslowice residents restored the town’s Jewish cemetery
The prime minister leads journalist Peter Greenberg through the Holy Land
Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza
Collection of 500,000 documents will be made available to the public
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.