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.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
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
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Plus, they are women, hear them chant, and more
The freeze extension is the only issue right now
On Israel’s left and right, calls for binationalism are gaining ground. But the idea is a betrayal of Zionism, and of Judaism.
What they’ll talk about when they talk about peace
The U.S. and Israel hash it out through articles
Plus Israel may have more time with Iran, and more in the news
Plus Obama threatens Turkey, and more in the news
Plus victory of the mock-Nazi stork, and more
Goldberg examines Iranian nuclear issue
Plus Ashton visits Abraham, and more
Lebanon’s government provoked deadly skirmish
Israeli democracy is strengthening, not weakening—and that might be the problem
Plus Cameron calls Gaza ‘prison camp,’ and more
No effort is made to challenge prevailing assumptions
Plus Oliver Stone on Jewish media dominance, and more
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.