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
Plus navy makes contact with flotilla, and more in the news
Plus kosher joint an NYPD/OWS casualty, and more
Plus ground operation in Gaza cleared, the problem with Tebow, and more
Plus P.A. voted into UNESCO, and more in the news
Also, report: Hamas secured sophisticated anti-aircraft weapons from Libya
Report: IHH-sponsored boats will leave Turkey for Gaza on Sunday
Plus the Gaza blockade, Iran lashes out, and more in the news
Plus Bibi’s new land grab, and more in the news
Israelis are fixated on the Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations. But Palestinians, inured to false hopes, are much less riled up.
Does this mean Israel should apologize?
How a group of teenage believers could reshape the Israeli-Palestinian struggle
Plus Iran offers limited nuclear deal, Egypt shuts down tunnels, and more in the news
Finds ‘excessive’ force and, contra Turkey, says blockade is legal
Plus Lebanon backs, Congress threatens U.N., and more in the news
Plus will the real Flagman please stand up? and more in 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.