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 a somber anniversary, a big giver, and more in the news
Plus Israel’s Iran options, Libeskind’s latest, and more in the news
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
But meetings have resulted in little apparent progress
Good news for Israel
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
If Israel tries to attack Iran, Brzezinski says
‘Jewish Jordan’ retires, Barak brags, and more in the news
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
Talk and more talk today in the news
Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.
Plus, Harvard Holocaust denial and Sharansky on that ad
Plus Iran non-action, Bar Kochba coins, Trump-Kushner nuptials
Lobbying Congress for tougher sanctions on Iran
Plus Spain on Syria and how to stop an Iranian bomb
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.