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?
But says he will stay in NYC mayoral race
Is there really no such thing as bad publicity?
His opponent–aside from Twitter–is Scott Stringer
Joe Lhota’s TMI character-bash attempt
Mayoral hopeful shrugs about the Israeli presence in the West Bank
Plus Knesset crack-up, Weiner won’t play ball at debate, and more
A new campaign strategy for Anthony Weiner, courtesy of Justin Bieber, Britney Spears, and more
Los Angeles just elected its first Jewish mayor
Plus Natan Sharansky’s plan goes from hot to naught
And Anne Frank’s stepsister says she would have been a Belieber
What folks are saying about the big story
Plus warplanes continue to bomb neighborhoods in Syria
Plus Turkey and Syria continue to heat up
Deciphering Anthony Weiner’s alleged meal at the iconic deli
Source close to City Hall says Weiner will go for public advocate
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.