Top Israeli military and intelligence analysts are divided over which side to back in Syria’s civil war
We can all agree: The Obama Administration’s assaults on the First Amendment are abhorrent—and must stop
Why the U.S.-Israel alliance may be returning to its Cold War roots
Saul Bellow was a complicated father to his three sons. In a new book, the eldest tries to parse his inheritance.
The show’s demise is a blow for musical theater—the art that incorporates virtually every other form of art
When an Israeli artist reinvented a Radiohead classic as Arabic music, some cried racism. They missed the point.
Destination bar and bat mitzvahs take Jewish ceremonies to exotic locations—far from the synagogue back home
A visit to B&H Restaurant on Second Avenue brings back memories of milchig establishments of yore
A new English translation of the Samaritan Torah offers scholars a different version of the sacred text
NBC’s Kings is a modern-day telling of the story of David
Need someone to play a convincing Hasid in a movie or on TV? Eliezer Meyer is your man.
Robert Pinsky’s David, and NBC’s
CBS’s off-key take on Jewish life and love
Thirty years later, a look at how an American miniseries altered German perspectives on the Holocaust
My unnerving identification with the cuddly curmudgeon
“Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner dishes on the show’s Jewish characters
The surgical steps Alfred Hitchcock Presents took to adapt Philip Roth for television
Thirty years ago, Barbra and Golda made nice in prime time
Gertrude Berg conquered America. Why is she still something of a mystery?
Can Shalom TV find the viewers it craves?
The Golem migrates from Prague to Springfield
On Aaron Sorkin’s new show, the banter is flying and the Christian right is raging
Who really wears the pants in the home of foul-mouthed agent Ari Gold?
Oprah visits Auschwitz: In good taste or bad?
The Internet says the Lost Temple of Israel is hidden in the South Pacific. A reporter went to investigate.
What would Jewish law have to say about alleged Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s burial?
Why the Israel Defense Forces hit Syria—and why they believe that Assad won’t hit back
We’re talking burning crosses and protests warm
Something of a forced exodus is happening in Florham Park
Check out Israeli students covering “Alive”
A cultural dissection of the Colonel’s reach
With Syria on the brink, residents wonder what the future holds
Following Putin’s rejection of Bibi’s plea to not bolster Syrian air defense
We’ll be back on Friday
Controversy after Jewish community leaders rent out 19th century beit midrash
Remembering Dr. Joyce Brothers, a pioneer
Singer Vera Gran was haunted by allegations of Nazi collaboration. A new book asks if survival made her guilty.
From the archive: Daniel Estrin’s 2012 report—which just won a prestigious award—on Jerusalem’s light rail