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
Maybe, says Abbas. Now, says Obama.
If Israel halts settlements, U.S. official says
As Obama sits down with Netanyahu and Abbas, a brief history of the trilateral summit
If Israel tries to attack Iran, Brzezinski says
Refutes Gaza War criticisms UPDATED
Obama plans a photo op, Russian inmates get sanctuary, and more in the news
Rosh Hashanah wishes from the prez
No peace talks, Ahmadinejad’s old song, and more in the news
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
‘Mother Jones’ thinks so
Obama invites Jews to Muslim meal at the White House
What will he do about the released Lockerbie bomber?
A violent clash, a deportation, and more from the news
Plus Tutu, Sendak, and more in the news
The latest question from the nutty ‘birther’ movement
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