Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
David Adollah, who grew up in Phnom Penh, says God came to him in a dream
Video evidence that Newark’s mayor knows more Torah than you
Ovadia Isakov, chief rabbi of Derbent, in ‘good condition’ following surgery
A tribute for the peerless philanthropist on the anniversary of his yahrtzeit
Orthodox Jews new to insular traditions try to integrate the two worlds of strict religion and artistic self-expression
‘These kinds of attacks don’t discriminate.’
Plus disputed texts in Russia to be moved into a Jewish museum
The rise of Orthodox Jews at AIPAC is an indicator of the community’s growing political involvement and influence
Plus the legacy of King Herod gets another look
As immigrants revive the German city’s historic community, new ideas emerge about Jewish engagement
The Surfboard Menorah
A look at the pressing issues of the annual gathering of Lubavitch rabbis
Will I subsist on Chex Mix at this year’s Republican National Convention?
Aly Raisman may have revived a tune
The true extent of Rohr’s reach may never be known
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet