In an excerpt from ‘Nuclear Iran,’ calculating, with scientific precision, just how far Iran has come in its quest for the bomb
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
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
Trying to understand this baffling story, which we read on Yom Kippur, gave me insights into my mother’s death
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Radical self-reliance runs through the band’s latest album, The Garden
Featuring Leonard Cohen, Bruce Springsteen, and Idan Raichel
Blue-collar bard actually wears blue collar at Obama campaign concert
Aly Raisman may have revived a tune
Celebrating the boss through his Jewish drummer
Plus farewell Hilton Kramer, a response to Bret Stephens, and more
Plus Jews slowly heading for the GOP? and more
Plus Iranian bagels, the Irvine 11, Clinton vs. Bibi, and more
Plus, Jewish gangsters, Conservatives on marriage, and more
Plus, Israeli envoy enlists American Jews, Lieberman the shanda, and more
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Plus Pinsky and the Boss, and more
‘Tonight Show’ drummer Weinberg responds to senator’s song on Tablet
A surprise to one Irish Jewish Springsteen fan
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.