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
As World Cup semis begin, we have a new team
Now that the U.S. is gone from the World Cup
But what about their neighbors who freed them?
Plus the Jewish World Cup, and more
Alleged Mossad agent could face German trial
A love story swallowed by the Holocaust
Tel Aviv culture clash, sprechen sie Deutsch?, and more
My children are becoming German citizens, and I’m going nuts
German blood libel depiction deemed not to incite hatred
Plus diplomatic rifts, the real German passport, and more
Heimrad Bäcker’s ‘documentary poems’ turn artifacts of evil into the stuff of art
Israel is sending three to the Winter Olympics
Plus Merkel’s pledge, Labor’s pains, Boteach’s bid, and more
Plus Merkel the pro-Israel maverick, and more in the news
Plus a pope defends another, the ‘couch crisis,’ and more in 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