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?
Plus Bob Woodward gets some unlikely new fans
The notorious American magazine is coming to Israel
Plus Colin Powell backs Hagel for Defense Secretary
This week in Jewcy, our partner site: the best of this year’s ‘Network Jews’
Warning: spoiler alerts galore
The reason I don’t like the HBO drama? I want it to be a show about Jewish gangsters.
Plus Greta Berlin gets the cold shoulder
This week in Jewcy, our partner site
Post-Sept. 11 fear and regret loom over the gripping new season of the Emmy-winning terrorism drama
The ‘Homeland’ star flirts with Tel Aviv
Plus ‘Homeland’ scores huge at the Emmys
Plus how to survive a bar fight using Krav Maga
Also Israelis scramble for gas masks as Syria destabilizes
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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.