From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
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
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
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
Blogger’s bizarre ideology sees America and Israel in active cahoots to destroy the freedoms of the entire world
Plus have anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric left American college campuses?
The three factors that explain why a Republican president is no more likely to stage a pre-emptive attack
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
But not before Allison Hoffman did
An invaluable look at how Romney is linked to the Jewish establishment
The Vulcans rise again as Republican candidate’s advisers
VP playing major role in effort to shore up Jewish Democrats
High-Tech Holy Land
Plus Gates pushes for sanctions instead of bombing, and more in the news
Plus the Buck-Oy State, Eichmann in the Vatican, and more
Plus, another Jewish N.Y. Senate candidate, oh no Canada, and more
’Tis the Season
Credit the IDF, say authors of ‘Start-Up Nation’
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.