I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
Hate speech legislation a response to the rise of neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party
Neurologist in Thessaloniki also had Nazi paraphernalia in his home
In 1942, the Jews of Thessaloniki paid in vain to release 10,000 Nazi prisoners
Shootings and a major drone strike mark a big news day around the globe
Greece’s neo-Nazis are limiting invites to Easter lunch
PM Antonis Samaras makes an unlikely visit to the Thessaloniki synagogue
Plus Giffords faces her shooter, Greek Jews strategize, and more
Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament
Plus endorsements, endorsements
Plus over a thousand Palestinians displaced last year, and more
Greek Golden Dawn spokesman slugs Communist politician on live TV
Flags worthy of 21st-century Holocaust deniers
Neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of Greek vote; Jewish community rattled
And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
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.