Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
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?
Synagogues are full and kosher restaurants abound as liberal immigrants, Orthodox singles, and secular Jews come together
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
CAP to-do shows signs of simmering … down
Plus J Street vs. Berkeley, CAP responds, and more
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Alleged shooter may have been driven in part by anti-Semitism
If he deserves it, yes; as a diplomatic chip, no
Hugely unpopular, he has little to offer, and everyone knows it
Plus yes that is a creepy Sharon sculpture, and more
What the Cordoba Initiative wasn’t ready for
Others react to Goldberg’s report
Did Obama apply pressure at the wrong time?
How the controversy has played in America
Resignation, suddenly more likely, means Jewish governor
If Paterson resigns, new governor is a Jew
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
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