With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
Accepted by the mainstream Jewish community, some gays now feel excluded at New York’s premier LGBT synagogue
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
I said I’d convert to placate my boyfriend. But his family would never disregard the fact that I was Korean.
The children’s books that traumatized a generation
The controversial leftist Israeli politcal scientist Zeev Sternhell paints a damning, if perhaps uncontextualized, portrait of ‘anti-Enlightenment’ thinkers
Believers and atheists
How Europe’s 19th and early 20th century Jews changed everything
Stanley Moss is either the most religiously profane or profanely religious poet around
In a 1931 novel, Ernst Weiss integrated medicine and literature
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
N.F.L commentator makes ‘Jews are cheap’ joke during preseason game
Amr Waked’s Lucy smooch lands him in hot water online
Residents in areas with large Jewish populations receive unsettling letter
Kosher-certified baked goods company closing plant after nearly a century
Jewish Voice for Peace members heckle Rahm Emanuel and Michael Oren
‘None of us wanted war, but when Israel was under attack we were proud to be able to defend the country we love’
Jewish student says he was punched at Students for Justice in Palestine booth
Socialite Nicky Hilton engaged to Jewish banking heir James Rothschild
U.S. relatives of Hamas terror victims take Arab Bank to court
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet