‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
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.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Roger Cukierman repeated his position that anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism
Chilling video captures rising anti-Semitism in France
Plus Bibi offers now-famous U.N. interpreter a job, and more in the news
Plus Billy Crystal in ‘Schmuck Dynasty,’ and more in the news
As political and financial crises deepen in Western Europe, French Jewry is facing a familiar test
Plus with Syrian conflict in mind, Israel plans a fence in the Golan Heights
Plus Amar’e, Toulouse, and stuffed cabbage kugel
Paris marks its liberation, pays tribute to deported Jews
Plus Hollande’s remarks on the 70th anniversary of the Vel d’Hiv roundup.
New French president was elected without majority of Jewish support
And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote
While potential far-right spoiler Le Pen throws Sarkozy under the bus
François Hollande is favorite to be next French president
Plus, resources on anti-Semitism in France
French police suspect ultra-right attacker; meanwhile, election is affected
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.