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

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

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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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How I (Finally) Learned To Drive

It took more than 20 years and 500 driving lessons—and some prayer—before I got comfortable behind the wheel

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Going Back to School? Here’s How To Fight the Israel Haters

A three-point guide to blocking out BDS, SJP, and other evils on campus

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Israel’s Best Street Food

Where to find the country’s top cheap eats, from sabich to burekas, fricassee to baguettes—and, yes, hummus and falafel

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Sonia Nazario’s Chutzpah Gives a Voice to Latin America’s Voiceless Migrants

Like many Jews, the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author comes from a family that was persecuted and that migrated. She continues to help people fleeing violence and hopelessness.

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Anonymous and the Islamic State

Bafflement: a reasonable response to a barbarian upsurge

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Black Lives Matter’s Heart-to-Heart With Hillary Clinton

Which does more good: changing hearts or changing laws? And what role does mass protest play in creating that change? In a back room, the presidential candidate debated an activist, but also her former ‘Goldwater Girl’ self.

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Basel Yazouri: Operation Protective Edge in Gaza

How an 18-year-old Palestinian prodigy came to train his lens on last summer’s Israel-Hamas hostilities, which ended one year ago today

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The Scholar and the Survivor

In a compelling new memoir, ‘Reading Claudius,’ Caroline Heller goes in search of her formidable uncle Erich, whose WWII legacy still haunts his descendants

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When Bad Things Happen to Good Sheep

A new animated movie charmingly wrestles with one of Jewish theology’s thorniest questions