Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
The problem with our politics isn’t the collapse of left or right; it’s our inability to think rigorously about the challenges we face
Jack Balkin, Richard Primus, Randy Barnett, and Eugene Kontorovich talk about how Judaism influences their work
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Every year, we sweep away crumbs from our cabinets. But we’re often afraid to sweep away stuff we’d be better off without.
Jewish Coaches Association founding member Bruce Pearl heads to Alabama
John Goldman relies on geometry and practice to help players from NBA star Elton Brand to actor Elliott Gould
Former phenom Tamir Goodman now coaches kids who idolize his NBA pal, Omri Casspi. What happened?
The Jewish Coaches Association gets its most famous member yet
The Jewish coaches’ Final Four, and the real one
Trash-talking in the locker room, all-nighters by the TV—March Madness hits Israel, thanks to former NCAA ballers who play in the Israeli League
And we’ve got an eye for the Tigers
Jon Scheyer will play hoops for Maccabi Tel Aviv
Plus Ed Koch now in bridge form, and more
Plus Hamas clamps down, Schnabel on Schnabel, and more
Watch them tonight; March Madness is on
Our favorite coach apologizes for, makes light of situation
While football coach compares self to Rommel
If Blue Devil is undrafted, Israel awaits
NYT profiles ‘climber with a conscience’ Josh Pastner
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.
No one Lynn talked to understood how she, the child of a survivor, could cut ties with her family. Then she met Inga.