Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
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
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
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my wedding vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Plus IDF cleared on flotilla, another boat approaches, and more in the news
Plus Hoffman cancels Israel appearance, and more
Plus Israel files internal Gaza War charges, and more in the news
FM Lieberman feuds with PM Netanyahu
Plus Kagan discusses Chinese food, and more in the news
Plus Iran gets its Seas confused, and more
Pro-Israel group sails the East River for Shalit
Obama’s embrace of Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatens both Israel and the Palestinian Authority
New pro-Palestinian stand births new rivalries
Plus rumor is that Rahm’s out, and more in the news
Relatedly, senators are inundated with mail
Plus more ships set sail, and more in the news
Furst at his best, and more
Why was Sheikh Raad Salah on the Mavi Marmara?
Plus the real Palestinian world, 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