Jordan’s late King Hussein and his unsuccessful efforts to make peace get a courtier’s treatment in the new memoir from Jack O’Connell, a former CIA station chief in Amman
The scandal seems to be less about Anthony Weiner’s sexual social networking than the fact that he got caught. As technology thins the line between public and private, do politicians retain a right to be human?
How social media felled a rising star, and how his Jewishness was involved
The former New York City mayor is starting to turn against Barack Obama. And when hizzoner goes for the Republican in a presidential contest, it’s always been bad news for his fellow Democrats.
After the Illinois Supreme Court put Rahm Emanuel back on the Chicago mayoral ballot, all he has left to do is win
Rahm Emanuel, in the midst of a rough-and-tumble campaign, was just denied a spot on the mayoral ballot. Was the move Chicago politics as usual, or has Emanuel’s Judaism come into play?
Idiosyncratic and influential anti-Zionist blogger Philip Weiss has a complicated relationship with Israel, American Jewry, and himself
Grinning through each reversal, the ever-bumbling, deeply unpopular Ehud Barak maneuvers to remain a political force in Israel and its leading voice to the West
Larry King hangs up his suspenders. We tell you how to cope.
Yuli Edelstein, Israel’s minister of Public Affairs and the Diaspora, says Russian Jews, contrary to belief, vote with the Israeli mainstream
American Jews haven’t stood up for Jonathan Pollard. That might finally be changing.
Plus Iran called out on meddling, and more in the news
J Street chief Jeremy Ben-Ami calls the plays for the first self-confident alternative Jewish establishment
Plus Bill Clinton to save the day? and more in the news
Plus Dems defend J Street, and more
Plus unrest in East J’lem, and more
Plus a murky West Bank killing, and more in the news
Yale rabbi co-officiates Chelsea Clinton’s nuptials
Plus Staten Island Jew-listing, and more
Chelsea Clinton’s wedding and a lesson in Yiddish
Israeli President Shimon Peres reflects on his mentor, his peace partner, and whether the State of Israel will survive
Obamas, Streisand expected upstate at month’s end
Plus a Libyan ship heads for Gaza, and more
As Netanyahu arrives in Washington a final Israeli-Palestinian agreement couldn’t be further away
Former Congressman Robert Wexler wants to make Mideast peace, but he doesn’t want to be ambassador to Israel
Clinton nod revs up Colorado race
We know she has some; tell us what they are!
The Israeli-Palestinian peace process has always been divisive; now it’s being used as a wedge
A new book positions the Dreyfus Affair amid a broad array of cultural clashes
Former first daughter engaged