I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
The man reportedly confessed to a 2011 triple homicide
What would Jewish law have to say about alleged Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s burial?
Plus mortars rock the Damascus airport
Some reports say the three are classmates of the living suspect, have been arrested
Neil Diamond at Fenway Park in Boston
Plus Neil Diamond to donate ‘Sweet Caroline’ profits to Boston victims
A surplus of weapons and a spontaneous plan that never came to fruition
Two of the slain men in 2011 were Jewish
Plus Iran targeted Chabad in Bulgaria following Burgas blast
Plus everything you need to know about Chechens
Writer Anita Diamant on the manhunt in her neighborhood
Police on manhunt for Chechen teenager suspected in marathon bombing
President addresses Boston memorial, anti-Semites push conspiracy theories
And Anne Frank’s stepsister says she would have been a Belieber
Plus Yankee fans give a ‘Sweet Caroline’ tribute to Boston victims
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
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.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.