In an excerpt from ‘Nuclear Iran,’ calculating, with scientific precision, just how far Iran has come in its quest for the bomb
I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
Trying to understand this baffling story, which we read on Yom Kippur, gave me insights into my mother’s death
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Reports say there will be a swearing-in tomorrow or next week
Plus last conspirator to kill Hitler dies at age 90
Plus a terror trial in New York and a wedding day letter
Report says after holding out for foreign minister post, Lapid will yield
With nine days to go, things are getting interesting
Plus Silvio Berlusconi gets a year in jail
Former U.S. official join large petition signatories
Plus Bob Woodward gets some unlikely new fans
Plus President Obama may nix Israel trip if no new coalition forms
Netanyahu will have until March 16 to woo suitors
Plus the legacy of King Herod gets another look
Plus the Hagel “Friends of Hamas” rumor gets put to rest with gusto
Her Hatnua party is the first to join Bibi at the Knesset altar
The Israeli Prime Minister is putting the lick in Likud
Plus will conscription keep Yesh Atid out of the government?
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.