Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
Synagogues are full and kosher restaurants abound as liberal immigrants, Orthodox singles, and secular Jews come together
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
Administration still unconvinced of the danger of Iran’s regional ambitions
Plus this year’s Forward 50 announced, and more in the news
Plus Bloomberg’s almost a grandpa, and more in the news
Plus a look back on Lincoln Square Synagogue
Plus Bibi reiterates demand for no enrichment, and more in the news
Plus Egypt’s presidential flavor of the week, and more in the news
David Albright: released photos could indicate atomic weapons testing
The world powers will try to persuade Iran to halt its nuclear program in talks set for this weekend. A look at what to expect from the Istanbul confab.
What the West and Israel are planning for Iran
Plus the U.S. reacts strongly to Iran nuclear report, and more
Plus P.A. FM admits they don’t have the votes, and more in the news
Key words in new report: ‘specific to nuclear weapons’
Plus that new J Street poll, the ‘Righteous Gentiles’ of CUFI, and more
Plus a new Dubai murder development! and more in the news
Plus strong words from the U.N., mazel tov to Torah Bright, and more in the news
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
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