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
Americans for Peace Now to the left of it, AIPAC to the right, on U.S. House Goldstone resolution
Plus an Israeli in the NBA, Lebanese rockets, and more in the news
An admission they were broken, or needed update for age of terrorism?
HRW reminds prime minister that Goldstone Report found potential war crimes on both sides
Portrayal in soap opera set during Gaza War comes as bilateral relationship struggles
A stymied traveler, disputed history, and more in the news
Urges both sides to seek justice, for peace
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
Because it’s a loss in the ‘Legitimacy War,’ Princeton prof argues
To help shake off the Goldstone Report
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
How the U.N. report on alleged Israeli war crimes in Gaza compares to the IDF‘s
Plus Iranian uranium and two Gaza operations
A new website, Anne Frank abused again, and more in the news
A secret hideout, a baller, and more from the news
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