In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
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
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.