Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
Synagogues are full and kosher restaurants abound as liberal immigrants, Orthodox singles, and secular Jews come together
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
Following a ruling from the Israeli Supreme Court, ads return
The Nobel Prize/Olympic medal divide
Plus, Egypt and Israel both say security cooperation is at all-time high
Plus, Egypt admits it ignored Israel’s warning
Signs do not point to Iran
Israel’s long-term health is also imperiled
Plus, Syria’s prime minister defects to Jordan
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
Plus, a German rower goes home early
What this signals about the defining issue of the 2012 election
Meanwhile Ahmadinejad calls for Israel’s destruction…again
Plus Siyum HaShas and an apology to Turkey?
Why American-born athletes Donald Sanford and Jillian Schwartz are competing for Israel’s team in London
Family of the victims and witnesses look back
A Knesset bill that underscores the best of Israel
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past