Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
The activist behind those anti-Christmas billboards says Judaism is incompatible with the views of nonbelievers—like himself
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
Plus Cantor ups profile, ‘TAL’ takes last breath, and more
Plus Weiner gets into a fight with a goat, and more
President reassures legislators on Israel, Iran
Plus Israel goes to California, Weiner on “chutzpah,” and more in the news
Plus Oren makes peace with J Street, and more
N.Y. congressman gives Jon Stewart ‘naches’
Plus J.D.’s Jewishness Unease, blustery Dubai, and more
Plus Polanski’s request, another Ponzi scheme, and more in the news
Yinglish, anti-Israel Zionism, and a badge of dishonor
Plus, Weiner’s Muslim fiancée
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past