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
U.S. continues to oppose attack; Israel’s plans remain opaque
Plus Ed Koch presides over his bridge, and more
President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu have a chat
Mitt Romney won the Iowa caucuses, but all the presidential candidates are vying to show their love for Israel. How far will they go?
Plus ‘Israel Firsters,’ the Americans of Beit Shemesh, and more
Plus Bibi warns he won’t negotiate with Hamas, and more
Plus Mitt is menschy, Jews of the Corps, and more
Settlers attacking soldiers treated same as Palestinians attacking soldiers
Meet the new problems, same as the old problems
The Israeli government wants to lure expats back home with provocative ads. For one American Jew and her Israeli-born husband, it’s a false promise.
Plus tightening of vise around Iran and Syria, and more
Former Mossad head continues new job as thorn in Israeli government’s side
Suggested PM watch ‘Palestinian Chicken’ episode with Abbas
Plus it’s Britain’s Iranian embassy’s turn to be stormed, and more in the news
What unrest and elections to the south could mean to the north
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