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
Emergency Committee for Israel cites bipartisan support, contrasts with president
Loyalty to GOP is tested on missile treaty
GOP gains empower Cantor, not Schumer
Of course J Street and ECI are partisan—who cares?
If the midterm elections give the GOP more power in Washington, that could actually help Obama’s Mideast peace plans
Bennet and Sestak may come from behind to win
But issue’s real resonance may appear in ’12
Plus yes that is a creepy Sharon sculpture, and more
How the group navigated the Soros scandal
Plus Rosenfels can’t catch a break, and more
Even though race is a proxy war on the issue
No effort is made to challenge prevailing assumptions
Penn. candidate is proxy battlefield for Israel groups
Plus Woody goes electric, and more
Targeted Democrat responds, and more
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.