The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Plus wait ’til at least next year for Iranian nuke, and more in the news
Fallout from last week’s East J’lem announcement continues
Plus Hillary to AIPAC, should Bar ditch Leo?, and more
Where we see coincidences in U.S. news coverage of the Middle East, locals see conspiracies—and sometimes they’re right
Plus carping over gefilte fish, and more bad puns
Plus Israel goes to California, Weiner on “chutzpah,” and more in the news
Plus new U.S. Syria envoy also killed Jesse James, and more
Plus skirmish over Lebanon, Palestinian sex scandal, and more in the news
Plus China nixes sanctions, Lieberman rattles saber, and more
But isn’t some reinterpretation necessary?
Plus Shalom mon!, the Bible is even older, and more
Plus post-Holocaust Picassos, Vampire Weekend’s Jewishness, and more
Multibillion-dollar arms deal thrown into mix
Former first daughter engaged
Plus another flu casualty, Clinton keeps clarifying, and more in the news
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past