A Jew of color in Crown Heights braces for racist backlash
Victim in critical condition, suspect shot and killed by police
Two new biographies attempt to describe the Chabad leader, but can we ever fathom his ultimate aloneness?
An international cast of characters is embroiled in a bizarre legal dispute over the late rabbi’s personal collection of books
The short-lived Orthodox band made pop and funk the focus of their religious outreach—and then split up
A look at the pressing issues of the annual gathering of Lubavitch rabbis
As New Mexico marks 100 years of statehood, one woman looks back on her great-aunt and -uncle, who helped spur a century of Jewish life there
A visit to a Hasidic family in Brooklyn—where nobody knows who she is—magically transforms Oprah back into the person she once was
After the congregants of an Orthodox synagogue could no longer afford their rent, they found help in the local mosque.
Blumi Lazar’s nuptials—she’s the daughter of Berel Lazar, the chief rabbi of Russia—attracted 1,500 people to one of Moscow’s biggest parks, a scene that was unimaginable just 20 years ago
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Partying in Brooklyn, with 4,000 Chabad rabbis
Plus Lubavitcher Rabbi Krinsky sez: ‘Go Sawx!’ and more
It’s been 16 years since Menachem Schneerson’s death, but in a sense the seventh Lubavitcher Rebbe is with us more than ever