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
No treaty soon with Lebanon; more Jewish building in East Jerusalem?
A newspaper story becomes a diplomatic spat
Germans like ‘Basterds,’ circumcision for all, and more in the morning news
Give and take on the settlements, the Swedish thing, and more from the news
As P.M. Fayyad interview with ‘Haaretz’ confirms
Why Benjamin Netanyahu is having a more successful term than anyone expected
At least, so says a TV kook
On top of everything else that’s going right
Would be great news for Bibi
Bibi denies earlier remark; profile proves it wrong
Week of meetings produces no consensus
Plus, Obama in a yarmulke
‘Haaretz’ writers tag-team the president
Defense Secretary to talk Iran with Bibi, Barak
Israel bans an Arab word, unwisely
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