I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
A biopic that would have played better as fiction
A Holocaust film of uncommon grace
A modern Brooklyn classic
Jewish revenge, mainstreamed
Jews unleash hell on the Third Reich
Cold, hard rock
Keeping the weeds at bay
An understated American classic
Jerry Lewis is Jewish, right?
The spaghetti Western turns Borscht Belt
Who wants to live forever?
An homage to the golden age of the small screen
The first serious depiction of the Jewish immigrant experience