‘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
Extremely surreal footage over Be’er Sheva
Reports that areas near Jerusalem have been struck by rockets from Gaza
BBC falls for terrible acting in Gaza
Group known as ‘Anonymous’ hacks IDF sites
Bloomberg issues statement on Operation Pillar of Defense
Reports that Rishon Letzion, Jaffa have been hit by Hamas rockets
And claims them as Palestinian dead
The ambassador talks Operation Pillar of Defense, ‘monumental threats’
Rocket kills three in Kiryat Malachi, rockets rain on Israeli cities
A primer for the conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza
Also what Operation Pillar of Defense has to do with the Likud primaries
The name of the IDF operation references a famous midrash
Israel targets terrorist leadership in Gaza
Ahmed Jabari was equivalent to an army chief of staff, abducted Gilad Shalit
The rise of the Muslim Brotherhood and the civil war in Syria are bringing violence to Israel’s borders
The NYC restaurant will be serving honey and red wine-braised short ribs
Rogue diplomat secured passports for rebels fleeing Assad’s bloody regime
The story behind a story about a young woman’s search for a new kind of Jewish community
A preview of what’s to come over the next few weeks
Recipes featuring the Talmud’s five ingredients for a sweet new year
New project uses statistics to spot—and publicize—potential mass killings
Says Jerusalem bureau pulled his 2009 story about Israeli peace offer
When it comes to brines, Sandor Katz bubbles with enthusiasm
More proof the language isn’t dying: interactive online courses
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.