From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Hamas and Israel both guilty, Rome adopts Shalit, and more from the news.
Is pumping water into the Dead Sea saving or destroying it?
Cold hands, warm hearts
An unlikely techno song, keg stands in the holy land, and diaspora equality
Israeli mogul receives messages from above
Jason Alexander sees Middle East peace through non-sectarian comedy
A British soldier’s 1949 home movies
NBC’s Kings is a modern-day telling of the story of David
Offending (and befriending) Christians, disputed vineyards, and a Baltimore blog
The standard-bearer for the Jewish left?
Parliamentarians read, ideologically
Reactions to the Netanyahu speech in Israeli and U.S. media
What Netanyahu said yesterday, and to whom he was saying it
Netanyahu is a leader mired in history, not looking to the future
Obama-love, hot (and not) vacation spots, and rich Ukrainians
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.