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 vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Avner, 15, won Jerusalem Bible Quiz
Auslander does death, Turkey’s rise, and more
Plus the truth about kosher, Israel and Micronesia, and more
Israel’s losing war for world opinion
Plus Bibi wants a Gaza probe (really), and more in the news
Plus Israel cracks down on (Palestinian) dissidents, and more in the news
Plus Brittany Murphy’s widower speaks, mazel tov Omri, and more
Plus Rahm in crosshairs, Turkish PM doesn’t like Jews, and more in the news
Plus bin Laden cites Israel, Bibi claims ‘eternal’ settlements, and more in the news
Says he didn’t understand local politics
Scott Brown’s victory means new leeway for Netanyahu
Turks credit ‘wise man’ Peres
Obama could dictate premises and force a yes or no
Plus we welcome our robotic Israeli overlords, and more in the news
Plus C-Span’s and Cyprus’s Jewish problems, and more
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