‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
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.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Zionism and the coming age of isolation
Contrary to conventional wisdom, Israelis haven’t become radicals. They’ve just abandoned a delusion.
Do they want to work with each other?
Plus Colin Powell backs Hagel for Defense Secretary
The Israeli premier has enraged his enemies again
Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask
Plus with Syrian conflict in mind, Israel plans a fence in the Golan Heights
Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?
Looking at which parties may run the next government and its ruling coalition
Plus Richard Ben Cramer dies at 62
On the cusp of this month’s Israeli election, powerful Likud politicians push for annexation of the West Bank
Reports had Dermer replacing Michael Oren as Israeli ambassador to U.S.
According to report, Bibi’s close adviser may take reins from Michael Oren
Plus Syrian police chief defects as post-Assad era looms
Following indictment, Israeli FM to quit, but will return for elections
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.