In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
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
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
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
Sending the president the whole megillah
Religion and health care, a false false messiah, and more from the news
One president’s Knesset address, and how the other’s Cairo speech compares
Too many converts, segregated lectures, and more
Obama-love, hot (and not) vacation spots, and rich Ukrainians
Requires Palestinian demilitarization
He’s got sole, and more in today’s news
For surge of right-wing violence?
Reassurances to Israel, Yads for sale, and more from the morning papers
The trouble with conservative critiques of Obama’s Cairo speech
Obama can’t claim credit for Islamic party’s mistakes
Obama’s push for peace, Bibi’s peace plan, and more in the morning papers
What’s the right temperature for remembrance?
Drunk American kids visiting Israel discuss Obama, embarrassingly.
The verdict on Obama’s Cairo speech, plus more from the morning papers.
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.