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
As world moves against Syria, reminder that Israel was among the first
Plus old anti-Semites say they are ‘the new Jews,’ and more in the news
Plus Arab League proposes Syrian regime change, and more in the news
Iran is desperate to prop up Assad regime
But might reliance on cocaine trade, backing of Assad also hurt the group?
Plus the GOP debate, developments in Egypt, and more in the news
A discredited regime still afloat
Plus Assad fall ‘inevitable,’ and more in the news
Arguably first to advocate Syrian regime change, a widely popular position now
Vetoed U.N. sanctions still betray which way the wind is blowing
Plus, Iranian nukes, Noah Baumbach on Noah (as in Ark), and more
Plus Syria soon sans Assad, and more in the news
Plus A’jad chides Assad, boo to Dan Snyder, and more
Envoy angrily rebuts lie that most Syrian protesters are ‘terrorists’
Plus a fascinating look inside Syria
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