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 Iran gets its Seas confused, and more
Plus the Jewish World Cup, and more
Plus subsidies in the diamond district, and more
New pro-Palestinian stand births new rivalries
Plus politicizing genocide, and more
Obama’s Middle East policy may soon shift away from moderates in favor of extremists
Who killed a top Iranian general?
A tale of two competing efforts
Report: Conflict is question of when, not if
And the Miliband brothers battle for Labour lead
Says U.S. harbors terrorists in L.A.
Elliott Abrams wants ‘crippling sanctions’ … for now
Plus a new music school, a ‘Housewives’ spat, and more
Plus Hungary’s question, healing Israel-Kiwi relations, and more
Plus Blair stranded, books in Italy, and more in the news
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.