‘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
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.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Plus Giffords is Good, and more in the news
Anti-Hezbollah protests in Lebanon; anti-Mubarak ones in Egypt
Plus Iran talks fizzle, an end to U.S. engagement, and more in the news
As southern Sudan votes on independence, Sudanese refugees working in the resorts of Eilat consider returning to their own promised land
Plus Howard Jacobson’s must-read on Hanukkah, and more in the news
Plus why there is no freeze paper trail, and more in the news
Plus Egypt and Israel cooperate to kill terrorist, and more in the news
Courtroom troubles and money woes plague Cairo’s last Jews
A reading list
Plus the ‘quiet freeze,’ and more in the news
Plus Stern remains ‘Frozen,’ and more
Plus the coming Israeli energy boom, and more in the news
Lebanon’s government provoked deadly skirmish
Plus path to direct talks pursued, and more in the news
Plus Yitzhak Rabin Gallery, new trailers, and more
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.