‘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.
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?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Plus Colorado shuls are cyber-attacked, and more
Plus hot water for Obama envoy, and more in the news
What they’re talking about when they talk about talks
Palestinian Pres says he’ll compromise on lots, but not that
Plus J Street in the center and Shmuley on Tiger, and more
East Jerusalem is central, and not just geographically
Plus, settlers cold to freeze, the Israeli mob in L.A., and more
Plus, an East Jerusalem skirmish, Rothstein arraigned, and more
China against; N.Y. pol Dov Hikind in favor
Israelis united in support; Obama not pleased
An explosion in Jerusalem may be inevitable, says an Israeli columnist
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
One blogger is worried about the change, another doesn’t buy it
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.