A strong communal response to a terrorist attack in the 1980s seeded a new generation of dynamic leaders
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
Thousands of Holocaust stories have been published. Many, like ‘Sky Tinged Red,’ are rescued from oblivion by family.
In ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
The Romney campaign wigs out on cue
Plus India’s Hitler store gets a new name
What the pro-Palestinian activist—whose death was just ruled an accident—shared with Lawrence of Arabia
The Grammy Award-winning violinist and producer talks Kanye West, Jay-Z, and serving in the IDF
Plus the Democratic platform: no word on Jerusalem
Judaism’s wheel has many spokes
Report: 6% of it goes to prisoners and families of suicide bombers
Plus circumcision complaint against second German rabbi dropped
Plus a second German rabbi will be charged for defying circumcision ban
A bumbling look to see if Arafat was murdered
Plus how to survive a bar fight using Krav Maga
Rabbi Meir Soloveichik leads the RNC crowd in prayer
The Getting to Yes co-author was crucial to Camp David accords
Making sense of this morning’s news
Plus the plot against the President and the ‘Zionist Occupied Government’
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
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.