The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
In ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
Plus rumor is that Rahm’s out, and more in the news
Gaza under blockade is unique
How Turkey looks from Israel
Plus Iran sanctions all set, and more in the news
Plus Yuri wants a rematch, and more
Zechariah, the flotilla, and reflections on might and morality
Cameron condemns, Abbas has a prize, and more flotilla reax
Plus Ireland requests boat’s passage, and more
Israel’s mistake is trying to resolve new political problems with outdated military solutions
Assessing the fallout from yesterday’s raid on the ‘Freedom Flotilla’
The Flotilla fallout
Plus the futile Flotilla? and more in the news
Plus Bibi to stop by D.C., and more in the news
Warns Zionism is increasingly for the Orthodox
Plus leave Chomsky alone! and more
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.