The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
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
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Obama’s support for Israel holds firm during Pillar of Defense
The news comes days after Valerie Jarrett was said to be involved in Iran negotiations
A bruising election keeps bruising
Plus Jack Lew as Secretary of Treasury?
A letter from Tel Aviv on the impact of Obama re-election
A new American portrait emerges
Republicans expand their control of the House of Representatives
A look at the political contributions of America’s wealthiest Jews
How the statistician has permanently changed the polling game
Plus Syrian fire hits IDF jeeps near the border between Israel and Syria
Obama’s Jack Lew and Romney’s Tevi Troy Spar, Then Pray, In Cleveland
Plus Anti-Semitic attacks in the United States are down from 2010
And everything that’s wrong with the American discourse on Israel
A child lashes out at Bronco Bamma and Mitt Romney
Israel and Iran featured in a foreign policy debate with little substance
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.