In an excerpt from ‘Nuclear Iran,’ calculating, with scientific precision, just how far Iran has come in its quest for the bomb
I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
Trying to understand this baffling story, which we read on Yom Kippur, gave me insights into my mother’s death
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
The Kadima leader says Israel is not the safest place in the world for Jews
All about Stuxnet, and more
Plus how Stuxnet is harming Iran’s nuclear program
Plus Obama and A’jad joust
Plus a murky West Bank killing, and more in the news
Plus this politicized flight tonight, and more in the news
Plus a Chernobyl in Iran? and more
Plus which side will fold first, and more in the news
Why Iran fears the peace process
Plus Israel and Russia ink historic deal, and more in the news
Valley on Valley, Hitch on faith, and more
Riedel has close ties to Obama administration
Plus, they are women, hear them chant, and more
Plus the Islamic center around the world, and more in the news
The U.S. and Israel hash it out through articles
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.