French journalist says that alleged shooter Mehdi Nemmouche was his jailer in Syria, may have also tormented James Foley
A new piece of legislation seeks to upset the status quo over which language the Jewish state deems official. It’s deeply misguided.
New York State starves schools of money. In East Ramapo, Orthodox Jews—and special-needs children—get the blame.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
How under the weight of history, all memory becomes holy—even the memory that should not
The country singer—and a founding father of American Christian Zionism—died 11 years ago this week
These Jewish leaders’ influence has been felt around the country, in every denomination, even if you don’t know them by name
Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. How widespread is the trend? Is it a crisis?
There is no single unifying cuisine, but Jewish food from Central and South America is coming into its own
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
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.