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.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
Plus new referendum law, anti-Semitism in Britain, and more in the news
Plus a newly uncovered rejection letter, and more in the news
And the Miliband brothers battle for Labour lead
Plus Clegg primed for power, and more in the news
Is Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg the new face of anti-Israel politics in the United Kingdom?
Plus a new Dubai murder development! and more in the news
Left-wing politico may be top U.K. diplomat
And Israel is an issue
Great Britain’s chief rabbi calls for a Judaism unafraid to engage with the world
Help the homeless, save the planet, and note history of fish and chips
Diplomats forced move over Dubai killing
Plus Shimon Peres’s ‘sex appeal,’ and more in the news
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.