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
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
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
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
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my wedding vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Plus a settler leader gets profiled by the Times
Shimon Peres angers officials by saying Israel shouldn’t go it alone
Israel fears a crisis in Egypt, but the U.S. remains calm. How did these allies come to see things so differently?
A Danish art exhibit attacks public figures who ‘insult’ but not those who issue death threats in response
A question after Barak/Panetta, new sanctions, and Romney/Bibi
Plus Israeli Judo, Jewish basketball, and Iran
How Dan Senor became the GOP candidate’s key emissary to Israel’s intelligentsia and the Washington policy scene
Iran, Argentina, an Israeli response and more
Analyzing the break-ups
Plus the greatest video clip ever, and no more
At least until the U.S. presidential election, Netanyahu won’t risk angering Obama
Protests, Kadima Party force Bibi to promise real concessions
Israel should abandon its plan to make the ultra-Orthodox join the army and give them all jobs instead
Prime minister likely to propose compromise bill, keep coalition intact
Israeli prime minister risks relationship with U.S president into 2017
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