‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
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
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Doctorow and Oz have a chance; Jacobson remains underdog
Condemned Dylan for plugging in
When I lived upstairs from the Jewish Defense Organization, Hitler was a presence on the Lower East Side
A new literary quarterly
Lehman traces Jewish influence in American music
Plans to sue Israel over raid on nuclear site
Plus landing a White House invite, Dylan vs. Diamond, and more
The singer shares holiday memories with British mag
In three easy steps
Prayer, poetry, and pop
It’s good old Americana, says Jody Rosen
Perennial prize-winners, fear of Christ, and Gibson’s luck
Yom Kippur without God, a Catholic call-out, and Dylan disappoints
Chabad telethon to feature six-hour number
One problem: No directions home
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.