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 Madoff suicide, Iran concerns, and more in the news
Plus is Abbas a perennial no-sayer? and more in the news
Why isn’t a Jew allowed to hate a fellow Jew?
Plus Jewish Gaza-bound boat intercepted, and more in the news
Madoff imagined, and more
The controversial new Madoff play may be obscene, but that’s why it’s great
Plus Iron Dome is fully forged, and more in the news
Venerable group lost most funds to Madoff
Plus Livni goes off on Bibi, and more
Apparently a few friends have the loot
Bernard Madoff in jail
D.C. theater head bowed to Wiesel’s request
Run out of D.C., it heads upstate
Plus pagan burial grounds, and more
Headline writers rejoice
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.