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
Avoiding the U.N. circus would have sent a stronger message about the gravity of the Iranian threat
Plus philanthropist and former NFL team owner Art Modell dies at 87
Plus new report on Iran’s nuclear program, atheist summer camp, and more
Culling the statements from Romney’s camp
Plus Kadima threat to leave government is real, and more in the news
Plus Peres warns about settlements’ consequences, and more
Breakdown of talks, continued focus on immunity suggests military action
Plus Syria transition plan shockingly fails, and more in the news
Kenneth Waltz’s weak argument in favor of a nuclear Iran
High-level leaks about the Flame virus tell us more about politics than policy
Conservatives, Senate accuse White House; White House accuses NYT
Plus the Etan Patz confession, and more in the news
Plus Jews in Spain!, Peres for Pollard, and more
Plus a new Egyptian constitution, and more in the news
But how effectively can computer viruses forestall military action?
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