Top Israeli military and intelligence analysts are divided over which side to back in Syria’s civil war
We can all agree: The Obama Administration’s assaults on the First Amendment are abhorrent—and must stop
Why the U.S.-Israel alliance may be returning to its Cold War roots
Saul Bellow was a complicated father to his three sons. In a new book, the eldest tries to parse his inheritance.
The show’s demise is a blow for musical theater—the art that incorporates virtually every other form of art
When an Israeli artist reinvented a Radiohead classic as Arabic music, some cried racism. They missed the point.
Destination bar and bat mitzvahs take Jewish ceremonies to exotic locations—far from the synagogue back home
A visit to B&H Restaurant on Second Avenue brings back memories of milchig establishments of yore
A new English translation of the Samaritan Torah offers scholars a different version of the sacred text
Plus Syrian Druze are joining the opposition
GoDaddy.com numbers following controversial ad skyrocket
A viral Facebook video saves an Israeli driver’s day
Remembering King Hussein, who died on this day in 1999
Plus will conscription keep Yesh Atid out of the government?
A new study funded by the U.S. undercuts the notion that Palestinian schools incite violence against Israel
Plus one of the stranger response to our BDS piece
A top Bulgaria official believes the remaining culprits are in Lebanon
Known for its opulence, Google does its Tel Aviv employees a solid
BDS opposes a two-state solution, but you wouldn’t know it from the media
He will also make a few stops elsewhere in the region
What will it actually accomplish?
A look at Gaza’s beleaguered neighbor
Nalaga’at gives American theatergoers a new experience
Plus Hagel gets mixed reviews on performance at hearing
What would Jewish law have to say about alleged Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s burial?
Why the Israel Defense Forces hit Syria—and why they believe that Assad won’t hit back
The Internet says the Lost Temple of Israel is hidden in the South Pacific. A reporter went to investigate.
Singer Vera Gran was haunted by allegations of Nazi collaboration. A new book asks if survival made her guilty.
From the archive: Daniel Estrin’s 2012 report—which just won a prestigious award—on Jerusalem’s light rail