Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
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
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past