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
“We cannot cause traffic problems in front of his house, can we?”
Plus Dieudonne fans hack French pro-Israel sites, and more in the news
The five-term Senator and World War II vet was 89
The longest-serving senator in New Jersey history died of viral pneumonia
Facebook founder to start an advocacy group for the undocumented
The Facebook CEO will get the Jersey guv some cash
After too many warm-up acts, Ann Romney and Chris Christie take the stage
Utah congressional candidate Mia Love to give a key speech today at the RNC
Plus Paul’s turn on Jerusalem, the Marvin Miller baseball card, and more
N.J. governor, traveling in Israel, has received ample Jewish support
Plus, Christie on Israel, Chavez’s Jewish opponent, and more
Plus Christie is the top bridesmaid, 100 Jewish films visually, and more
In major address, Obama is attacked for his values
The end of Jewish-Dem alliance? Not so fast, notes JTA.
Syrian Jews don’t hold a grudge
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.