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 vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Plus Israel cracks down on (Palestinian) dissidents, and more in the news
Plus bin Laden cites Israel, Bibi claims ‘eternal’ settlements, and more in the news
Plus Qaeda in Israel, the tefillin non-bomb, and more in the news
Says he didn’t understand local politics
Plus expelled journo talks, Hamas’s change of heart, and more in the news
Plus the Israeli with 17 wives, and more in the news
Envoy Mitchell’s hint was apparently innocuous
Plus world’s best boxer scared of Jews’ best boxer, and more
Plus J Street in the center and Shmuley on Tiger, and more
But Barak doesn’t like it, plus peace-talk status reports, military exercises, and more in the news
Mitchell’s still trying, Goldstone up next week, and more in the news
Prisoners for video, as a first step
Maybe, says Abbas. Now, says Obama.
Mitchell’s dreams, HRW’s scandal, and more in the news
Realizes Bibi can’t announce halt
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