Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
After World War II, many Polish Jews abandoned their faith. Now their children are rediscovering the religion and culture that was hidden from them.
Plus Israel picks a side on Sudan, and more
Eisen, son of Czech Jew, is appointed
Plus Peres and Barak paint the town red, and more
Plus Hitch is proud to be Jewish, and more
Nonprofit pledges stricter authentication standards
Plus Woody goes electric, and more
Plus Hoffman cancels Israel appearance, and more
Plus Wolpe on Hitch, NYT on Jews, and more
Leslie Buck, who designed the Anthora, was 87
Plus Eden in 3D, 36 months shall set you free, and more
Plus the mumps hit, meowing in Auschwitz, and more
Heimrad Bäcker’s ‘documentary poems’ turn artifacts of evil into the stuff of art
Plus Hamas in a huff and more in the news
Plus Brittany Murphy’s widower speaks, mazel tov Omri, and more
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet