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.
Multibillion-dollar arms deal thrown into mix
Considering the former prime minister, after he’s spent four years in a coma
Plus Rabbi Shmuley stuck at Newark International, and more in the news
Plus Colorado shuls are cyber-attacked, and more
Even the centrist opposition would keep some West Bank settlements
Plus Israeli nuclear whistleblower violates terms, and more
Plus bid on your very own fake Auschwitz sign, and more
Palestinian Pres says he’ll compromise on lots, but not that
Plus ‘Work Will Set You Free’ set free, and more in the news
Philanthropist likes Birthright as bulwark against intermarriage
East Jerusalem is central, and not just geographically
Plus a new peace push, if Netanyahu will have it, and more in the news
Plus fairweather friends of the Jews, Jews do Christmas, and more
Plus Bibi’s charge, Gentile latkes, and the Times covers Tablet
One word for it might be ‘nagging’
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