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
Political fun fact of the day
Plus, a break from Tebowing, Shalit joins Facebook, MVP Braun, and more
Obama, Republicans won’t completely ignore this stuff over the next year
Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news
Plus Red Cross denied access to Shalit before interview, and more
Did you know his kids went on Birthright?
Plus the French surrender, Eric Cantor shuns pro-Israel letter, and more
Plus, the ‘Jewish Indiana Jones,’ Benny Morris on Egypt, and more
Although he seems to be enjoying the Mediterranean sun
Plus, Iranian leaders feud, Drake joins Kravitz, and more
And Rep. Cantor is a crucial player in the negotiations
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Plus, the Syrian troubles continue, and more in the news
The Jewish state’s strongest supporters (and leader) don’t want it politicized
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.