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The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
American Girl teaches the economic realities of the old Lower East Side—and of today
Tablet Magazine’s picks for this year’s most enlightening Hanukkah menorahs
The Annotated Child: Coping with the December dilemma
A Ladino conversation group gathers for festivities
An illustrated memoir of Hanukkah, materialism, and materials
A haftorah of miracles and memory
Everything you ever wanted to know about the Festival of Lights
The best Jewish chapter books of 2009
A haftorah of wrongs and fights
A Wikipedia-style siddur is revolutionizing the world of prayerbooks
David Gelernter, a computer scientist and observant Jew, wants his co-religionists to get holy
A haftorah of pride and property
What not to buy this holiday season
Sniffing out anti-Semitism, overt and imagined, takes its toll on an Israeli visiting Europe
A haftorah of rules and revelry
The NYC restaurant will be serving honey and red wine-braised short ribs
Rogue diplomat secured passports for rebels fleeing Assad’s bloody regime
The story behind a story about a young woman’s search for a new kind of Jewish community
A preview of what’s to come over the next few weeks
Recipes featuring the Talmud’s five ingredients for a sweet new year
New project uses statistics to spot—and publicize—potential mass killings
Says Jerusalem bureau pulled his 2009 story about Israeli peace offer
When it comes to brines, Sandor Katz bubbles with enthusiasm
More proof the language isn’t dying: interactive online courses
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.