‘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
But here’s Cynthia Ozick on the Belieber question
And a 16-year-old yeshiva student in Long Island chose today to make a bomb threat
Plus the United Nations report calls on end to all settlements
Two years after a vicious attack, a new campaign begins
Plus Gabrielle Giffords visits Newtown
Plus Giffords faces her shooter, Greek Jews strategize, and more
Plus Dutch FM to EU: Put Hezbollah on terror group list
Plus, will the Camp David Accords be altered?
Jews in the House are leaving in droves
Daily Beast’s list’s Jewish women on being Jewish women
Plus, an unkosher catering dispute, a plea for Madonna, and more
Plus how Jews vote, R.I.P. H&H, and more
Plus the new Tahrir Square turns 1, and more
But U.S. options against nuclear program are limited
Plus Arab League proposes Syrian regime change, and more in the news
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.