Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
The activist behind those anti-Christmas billboards says Judaism is incompatible with the views of nonbelievers—like himself
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
Our anniversary, Kirsch on Hitch, and more
French Jews making aliyah go from one conflict zone to another
Plus Wiesel dines Chez Obama, Mideast nukes, and more in the news
Plus find out what The Skunk is, and more in the news
Plus Israel insists on ‘homegrown’ peace, and more in the news
Plus Le Pen’s good day, go Vols, and more in the news
Plus Palestinian statehood en español et français, and more in the news
Could France soon see its first Jewish president?
All about the 19th arrondisement
Anti-Semitism in the 19th arrondissement, a neighborhood with a recent history of violence
Coexistence en francais, Mel Gibson, and more
Arab-Jewish relations in a tense Paris neighborhood
Plus new U.N. sanctions, R.I.P. Zinn, and more in the news
BHL in NYC
Plus Merkel’s pledge, Labor’s pains, Boteach’s bid, and more
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past