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 where talks could go and oil can’t, and more in the news
Plus Israeli minister cautions on settlement growth, and more
David Albright: released photos could indicate atomic weapons testing
Plus Britain wants to skirt a part of the Iran embargo, and more in the news
Al Monitor features Bush friend, ex-’Newsweek’ editor, ex-Politico reporter
Plus photos show Iran covering up nuke evidence, and more in the news
Plus Israel’s northern border tense due to Syria, and more in the news
Move also extends unconstitutional Tal Law, about Haredi military service
Why Bibi wants a new government before U.S. Election Day
Plus the Met revises its Stein exhibit, Gorenberg on settlers, and more
Gaza leadership gains power in Hamas, and more in the news
Laura Secor discusses her new ‘New Yorker’ dispatch from Iran
Plus Barak hits back at Iran dissenters, and more in the news
They may smell imminent attack; they may also smell imminent elecitons
Barak delivers barn-burner, but he may be bluffing
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.