His Mom Ran Hadassah. His Brother Made ‘Glee.’ Now Evan Falchuk Is Going Into Politics.

The 44-year-old healthcare entrepreneur wants to be Massachusetts’s next governor and maybe start a third-party revolution

Five Years Later, Madoff Scandal Echoes Through the Jewish Community, and Beyond

The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors

A Federal Appeals Court Rules Against DOMA

It’s the second court to do so

Anat Hoffman Arrested for Praying at the Kotel

The Women of the Wall leader was wearing a prayer shawl

Sundown: Clooney to Rescue Nazi-Looted Art

Plus, Christie on Israel, Chavez’s Jewish opponent, and more

Hadassah Executives Facing Fraud Allegations

Charges initiated by longtime staff member on administrative leave

Komen Reverses Planned Parenthood Decision

Group bows to immense pressure from erstwhile supporters

How Will Pro-Choice Hadassah React to Komen?

Women’s Zionist group is also Planned Parenthood ally

Mixed Marriage

The Israeli government wants to lure expats back home with provocative ads. For one American Jew and her Israeli-born husband, it’s a false promise.

I Am Charlotte’s Tsimmes

As Hadassah publishes a professionally made cookbook on its 100th anniversary, its archive reveals snapshots of changing Jewish American life, one typed and mimeographed recipe book at a time

Daybreak: Turkey and Israel Talk, Don’t Deal

Plus is Abbas a perennial no-sayer? and more in the news

Regeneration

A new report tries to understand the demographic shift facing Jewish leadership

Late-‘60s Hadassah Head Dies

Jacobson, American Zionist activist, was 97

Hadassah: Start Annual Breast Exams at 40

Jewish women’s group doesn’t accept new, relaxed federal guidelines

Cuckolded Husband of Madoff Mistress Speaks

Though we wish he wouldn’t

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