When I was a kid, my folks were ordinary suburbanites. Then they retired, made aliyah, and got hip.
My Israeli roommate and I both grew up reed-thin. The implications for him as a soldier are far more profound.
There are men who leave you for another woman, and there are men who leave you for a man. Then there are those who dump you for God.
In March, we’re going to have a daughter in Israel, our chosen home. But recent events have us doubting if this is the best place to raise her.
Jon Scheyer, the best Jewish basketball player of his generation, led Duke to a championship and now plays for another powerhouse: Maccabi Tel Aviv
Comment of the Week
Israel provides Americans making aliyah with financial incentives and logistical support in a bid to make immigration not just an ideological choice but a material one as well
Anti-Semitism in Sweden leads Jews to Israel
Plus Livni goes off on Bibi, and more
French Jews making aliyah go from one conflict zone to another
Plus, settlers cold to freeze, the Israeli mob in L.A., and more
And we write an entire item without making a Jews-and-Chinese food joke!
Why the philo-Semitic Republic of Georgia has no Jews
Sharing Jerusalem, Mubarak’s two cents, and more in the news
Why the Israeli writer S.Y. Agnon still matters
After sixty years of Israel’s statehood, shouldn’t Jews feel safe there?
My grandmother was an immigrant. And now I am, too.