Remembering Philanthropist Sami Rohr

The true extent of Rohr’s reach may never be known

Letting My Daughter Go

When my daughter got married at 20, I worried she was too young. But I was the one who wasn’t ready.

Rallying Against the Internet

A sold-out event at New York’s Citi Field aims to unite the ultra-Orthodox world against online ‘evils’

Sundown: Dior Names Post-Galliano Director

Plus fashion in Chechnya, Chabad’s anti-Facebook campaign, and more

Sundown: Iron Dome’s Whiz Kid

Plus high in the Holy Land, journey to Jerusalem, and more

Easy Access

Having decided not to get Internet in his new apartment, a graduate student winds up stealing it from the Chabadniks next door

Grim Anniversary

Today would have been Yitzhak Rabin’s 90th birthday—as good a time as any to remember, and repent for, the time I considered assassinating him.

Sundown: Giffords Aide to Run for her Seat

Plus, an unkosher catering dispute, a plea for Madonna, and more

Soviet Unions

An American moves to St. Petersburg, Russia—where Jews were once forbidden to live—and finds Jewishness has social currency, especially for dating

Material Differences

My 3-year-old wanted a velvet yarmulke, like they wear at his Chabad preschool—an early skirmish in the values clashes I knew were coming.

Tough Jews

The Shomrim, ultra-Orthodox anti-crime patrols, trace their roots to 1964 Crown Heights, when refugees from Poland refused to cede their blocks

Sundown: Paul On the Outs With Jewish GOP

But Obama is in with Israelis, and more in the news

Twitter Wishes You a Shana Tovah

Some of our favorites

Netanyahu Plays Nice With Obama

Call it a thank-you wave

Met Cancels Art Loan to Russia

September exhibit in Russia without art as Chabad dispute intensifies

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