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 his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
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
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.