I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
Six prominent thinkers and activists make their case—and their answers may surprise you
And everything that’s wrong with the American discourse on Israel
Shocking news of Sheldon Adelson’s support for Republicans
J Street’s Ben-Ami questions ECI’s ‘substantive objections’
Obama has bullied the Jewish state more than any president in history, according to op-ed pages and partisans. They said the same about Reagan.
Plus Israeli, U.S. intel find no Iranian bomb program, and more in the news
Plus Jew-school advances to championship, the AIPAC Three, and more
On Barak, the Palestinians, non-proliferation, and politics
But real target is President Obama
Ambassador’s controversial comments raise questions about admin.
Jewish liberals sign new ‘Statement Against Smears’
Brouhaha over ADL pledge sets stage for heated election year
Emergency Committee for Israel spot ran this week; too close to the U.N.?
Weprin-Turner in overdrive
New ad campaign, pegged to special N.Y. election, suggests he is
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
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.