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.
The Talmud tells parents to teach our kids to swim. The Olympic champ and reality TV star makes that easier.
The Olympic gold medalist’s wild ride continues
Plus, remembering Raymond Harding–political powerbroker
Plus, United States pushes back on Iran intelligence report
The Nobel Prize/Olympic medal divide
Plus, Egypt and Israel both say security cooperation is at all-time high
The Olympic champion gives a shout out for Munich
Plus, Egypt admits it ignored Israel’s warning
When did the Queen of England, star of the Olympic opening ceremony, become a Jewish grandmother?
Meanwhile Ahmadinejad calls for Israel’s destruction…again
Labyrinthine Olympic tiebreaker rules deprive Raisman of third place
Plus the Obama/Dennis Ross split that never was
Captain Raisman anchors the U.S. team to gold
A gymnast’s parents momentarily steal the show
On the eve of the London Olympics, our tribute to the 11 Israelis murdered at the 1972 Munich games
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