From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
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
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.