The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
In ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
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
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
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.