In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Leaked email shows Kenneth Roth comparing mullahs to Shas
The leader of nonviolent protests in the West Bank—a potential Palestinian Gandhi—is in an Israeli jail
It’s time for Israel to rethink its rejection of the Armenian Genocide
Plus don’t cry for A’jad, Elie Wiesel, and more
HRW reminds prime minister that Goldstone Report found potential war crimes on both sides
Plus apologies, self-defense, and more in the news
Plus fetal justice, and two kinds of Holocaust confusion
Because it’s a loss in the ‘Legitimacy War,’ Princeton prof argues
Pending an investigation
Mitchell’s dreams, HRW’s scandal, and more in the news
More problems for rights group accused of anti-Israel bias
Does Human Rights Watch have an Israel problem?
Report says yes, though author has anti-Israel background
A new website, Anne Frank abused again, and more in the news
A secret hideout, a baller, and more from the news
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.