A strong communal response to a terrorist attack in the 1980s seeded a new generation of dynamic leaders
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
Thousands of Holocaust stories have been published. Many, like ‘Sky Tinged Red,’ are rescued from oblivion by family.
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
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.
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
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.