Political theorist Michael Walzer and others argue about the death of the century-long Jewish-Leftist alliance
In Notes on a Century, the historian is still optimistic about a ‘great civilization’ in the Muslim world
Friends and Politics, Part 1: Saul Bellow. The Nobel Prize-winner and I shared a love of literature and of Yiddish, but our friendship was tested by decades-long disagreements over politics.
Jewish liberalism, spiritual boredom, and crock-pot miracles
Understanding Robert Novak’s controversial relationship with Israel and Judaism
The founder of modern conservatism is needed now more than ever