‘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.
He was the poet of normal life in a culture still beholden to its foundational myths
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?
A nonprofit called Elijah’s Journey tries to raise awareness about suicide and mental illness in a specifically Jewish context
My mother has corresponded with inmates for years, offering a sense of community—especially during the High Holidays
Tread carefully, the rabbis warn, when seeking to understand creation or envision God
There are two stories of Germany and Jews: the culture of assimilated German Jews and the meeting of German culture with Jewish religion
Plus a closer look at the Ghajar withdrawal, and more in the news
Plus Farkas for presidente! and more
Her family’s Holocaust-haunted past informs the new album from singer-songwriter Clare Burson
But alleged Mossad agent will be extradited
Plus Obama tries (again) to engage Iran, and more in the news
The Jews and their magazines, a German incident, and more
It wasn’t just a case of bullying when a 16-year-old Jewish boy was beaten up in a small German town where hate runs deep
After the World Cup, in Israel a relished distraction from daily life, the comedown is hard
Alleged Mossad agent may appeal Polish decision
They take on Spain for the final Finals spot
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
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.
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.