Don’t call yourselves progressives if you put up with religiously zealous, violent maniacs like Hamas
AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
Rosh Hashanah wishes from the prez
A High Holidays online service that asks probing questions and remembers your answers
Rosh Hashanah resolutions from Matisyahu, Michael Showalter, Ayelet Waldman, and others
How synagogues and their congregants are handling the economic downturn
Like generations of Jewish service members, my husband, a Navy pilot, will spend the High Holidays overseas
From the archives: A year into the financial meltdown, the calendar keeps turning, and so does the economic cycle
As Yom Kippur approaches: ‘Fido, I owe you one’
From the archives: An illustrated remembrance of High Holidays past
Everything you ever wanted to know about the holiday
The do-it-yourself approach to synagogue security
High Holidays in the recession
High-priced holidays, blushing brides, and a wasted plea
So many questions, including: will Youkilis play?
New albums find inspiration in the Passover haggadah
Gray areas, the Golden Gate, and parodic justice
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority