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
It’s the second court to do so
A series airing during Ramadan traffics in anti-Semitic themes but may show an evolving attitude toward Israel
Plus politics Valley-style, a pro-Israel symposium, and more
ADL head menschily criticizes Knesset’s J Street hearings
Plus the ADL still likes Hank, and more in the news
ADL director eagerly accepts grudging ‘I’m sorry’
Why it’s his fault that Glenn Beck is free to be Glenn Beck
Plus Hezbollah resists U.N. tribunal, and more in the news
‘He doesn’t understand what the Shoah was all about’
Evangelicals vs. Abe Foxman
The Civil Rights Act now applies
Future swastika-painters will think twice!
Plus Muslims in the DoD, under the bed, and perhaps elsewhere
Foxman fails to reconcile group’s position, values
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.