The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Bronze tribute to be unveiled near the late singer’s Camden home next month
Checking in with Mitch Winehouse two years after his daughter’s death
Exhibit at London’s Jewish Museum offers an intimate look at the late singer
Plus Richard Ben Cramer dies at 62
Plus one of the best Times wedding vows article yet
Plus Peres warns about settlements’ consequences, and more
Plus what’s next after UNESCO, Gilad Shalit tsk-tsked, and more
Plus Borukhova and Dershowitz lose appeal, and more
Plus Red Cross denied access to Shalit before interview, and more
Plus Winehouse’s father gets book deal, Hitch, and more
Plus, Perry’s Jewish problem, Pollard’s secret, and more
Plus the French surrender, Eric Cantor shuns pro-Israel letter, and more
Plus, Iran allows inspector, Katy Perry joins Mideast fray, and more
Plus, Kristen Stewart’s dreidl, the Madoff divorce, and more
Plus, Winehouse’s life imitates her art, and more
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.