The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
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 ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
Timothy Snyder’s Bloodlands contextualizes the story of Eastern European Jewry’s sad fate without relativizing it
Gives new meaning to ‘self-hating’
An old Jew tells a joke
German man arrested after phone rings
Plus Turkey rising, and more
Plus kids in government, Nimoy’s exit, and more
Book blames Nazis for Islamic anti-Semitism
Nope, despite confused media alert
On the 121st anniversary of his birth, what makes Hitler an Internet phenomenon?
My children are becoming German citizens, and I’m going nuts
One Jew who may have helped the Führer out
New documentary may prove slightly controversial
Plus landing a White House invite, Dylan vs. Diamond, and more
Plus Jews on film, unconventional art, and more
Exhibit reveals Nazi plans to de-Christ Christmas
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
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.