‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
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
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.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Plus more arrests are made in Toulouse shooting
Plus Jerry Finkelstein, icon of New York high society and politics, dies at 96
Plus the return of Tzipi and Mile End gets chippy
Israelis are pessimistic, Iranians were involved
A ceasefire may be imminent, but the fallout is just beginning. What’s next for Iran, Egypt, and the U.S.
An Israeli journalist worries about a life of uncertainty for his young son
The ambassador talks Operation Pillar of Defense, ‘monumental threats’
The general was one of few who understood that Iran was at war with the U.S., and no bargain could be struck
Ethnic minorities, backed by neighboring Arab countries, are ramping up assaults against the regime in Tehran
The news comes days after Valerie Jarrett was said to be involved in Iran negotiations
World’s most prestigious book fair also features anti-Semitic books
In this report from the future, the U.S. pulls out of the Gulf as the Saudis cozy up to Avigdor Lieberman
Plus Sheldon Adelson makes his case
The Republican’s vision—based on choice and dignity, not dependence—is why Jews should support him
And everything that’s wrong with the American discourse on Israel
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.