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
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?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
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?
Believed to have been shot to death soon after abduction
The two Hamas members have reportedly not been seen since the incident
Hitchhikers, one of whom reportedly has U.S. citizenship, feared kidnapped
A chance meeting with the settler, who killed 29 Muslims this week in 1994
In response to shooting deaths of two IDF soldiers this weekend
Plus Egypt bans the Muslim Brotherhood, and more in the news
Video of an assault on an Israeli border guard emerges
Plus John Kerry to replace Clinton at State Department
Riots continue after death of Palestinian teen
Man charged with 1979 murder of Etan Patz pleads not guilty
Plus violents protests carry into Friday and spread
Plus where talks could go and oil can’t, and more in the news
Settlers in Hebron seem more clued in than youth in Tel Aviv
Plus the are-sanctions-working debate, and more in the news
Plus Bibi spares the Hebron house-hunters, and more
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.