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
The Israeli author discusses his new book, ‘My Promised Land,’ with students
Yossi Klein Halevi, Amos Oz, and Ari Shavit take home top 2013 honors
Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?
Plus a member of Satmar community gets indicted on attack on rabbi
Plus African immigrants attacked in Tel Aviv, and more in the news
Why Bibi wants a new government before U.S. Election Day
Plus the limits of the lobby, and more in the news
Plus Palestinian hunger-striker gravely ill, the ‘Times of Israel,’ and more
Plus Jews slowly heading for the GOP? and more
A brouhaha with Egypt, and rockets from Gaza
Former Mossad chief is Netanyahu’s new unofficial domestic opponent
Why we should be shocked by Bibi’s shock
Plus rabba deux, and more
Plus, the hottest kosher spot on the Upper West Side, and more
Plus why Obama will continue his peace drive, and more in the news
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.