‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
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
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
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?
Apparently Syrian Palestinians can’t be absorbed by Jordan because of Israel
The country wants a reasonable $500 billion for Israel’s years in Sinai
A look at some of the clips causing a stir in Israel
The Israeli premier has enraged his enemies again
Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask
Plus with Syrian conflict in mind, Israel plans a fence in the Golan Heights
Jack Lew, Obama’s pick for Treasury secretary, is the highest-ranking Orthodox Jew in U.S. government history
Did Shelly Yachimovich, by avoiding matters of national security, kill Israel’s Labor Party?
Plus Jack Lew to be named Treasury Secretary tomorrow
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.