‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
He was the poet of normal life in a culture still beholden to its foundational myths
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
A nonprofit called Elijah’s Journey tries to raise awareness about suicide and mental illness in a specifically Jewish context
My mother has corresponded with inmates for years, offering a sense of community—especially during the High Holidays
Tread carefully, the rabbis warn, when seeking to understand creation or envision God
Last night Gal Mekel and Omri Casspi squared off in the preseason
Reports swirl that Maccabi Haifa’s Gal Mekel will join the Dallas Mavericks
Growing up religious, I missed out on a lot that other kids enjoyed. But looking back, I wouldn’t change it.
Dolph Schayes on the NBA playoffs
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Owner Mark Cuban, victorious at last, leaves it all on the court
Dallas, down 1-0, has great Jewish player on its side
Dirk & co. will try for their first ever NBA championship
But will the Thunder crash their Finals dreams?
Our team sweeps L.A. to advance
Our team seizes home-field advantage from the Lakers in round 2
You can bet on it (but don’t)
Oh, plus that LeBron James character
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.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.