A new campaign strategy for Anthony Weiner, courtesy of Justin Bieber, Britney Spears, and more
The influential former secretary of state—courtier, careerist, proud American, conflicted Jew—turns 90
As political and financial crises deepen in Western Europe, French Jewry is facing a familiar test
Thrill to the Jewish Philosopher Queen as she does battle with boring Nazis, The New Yorker, and Mossad
The Bluths, returning this weekend for a fourth season, are the Jewish world’s archetypal family
Remembering Yiddishist, linguistics scholar, Holocaust survivor, and painter Edward Stankiewicz, who died this year
Serving as an Army chaplain gave one cantor a new view of the holiday, and a belief in a brighter future
Video: Astrologer Jessica Lanyadoo’s home reflects her mixed heritage—and wide-ranging spirituality
This week’s Talmud reading prompts strikingly contemporary questions about observance and belief
A vote to officially allow English at the Jerusalem institution is part of a longer history of Zionist concessions
Plus a look back on Lincoln Square Synagogue
Plus some results from the survey of New York’s Jewish population
Plus Germany debates anti-Semitism and its relationship with Israel
Yigal Amir will reportedly be voting for The Jewish Home leader
Zionism and the coming age of isolation
Contrary to conventional wisdom, Israelis haven’t become radicals. They’ve just abandoned a delusion.
Israel restores ties with UN Human Rights Council
The notorious American magazine is coming to Israel
Plus impressive contents of the Afghan Geniza are revealed
Plus the youngest survivor on Schindler’s list dies at 83
Do they want to work with each other?
Plus Colin Powell backs Hagel for Defense Secretary
Under rookie politician Naftali Bennett, religious Zionism is finally becoming Israel’s political mainstream
Plus U.S. to speed up withdrawal from Afghanistan?
Street performers who pose for tourists by the Colosseum battle city authorities
Robert Worth, David Goldman, Edward Luttwak, Amos Harel, Nathan Thrall, and Lee Smith on the new Arab map
Berlin was once home to 50,000 Jewish-owned businesses. A historian is now obsessively reconstructing their demise.
A visit to B&H Restaurant on Second Avenue brings back memories of milchig establishments of yore
Singer Vera Gran was haunted by allegations of Nazi collaboration. A new book asks if survival made her guilty.