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.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
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
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Plus Macedonia holds its first-ever Limmud conference
A poll shows that 85 percent of American-Israelis went for Romney. But some ask whether they should vote at all.
Plus Anti-Semitic attacks in the United States are down from 2010
And everything that’s wrong with the American discourse on Israel
On the anniversary of Rabin’s murder, the left-wing leadership can’t organize a unified rally to commemorate it
Plus Amar’e, Toulouse, and stuffed cabbage kugel
Does Netanyahu need to look over his shoulder?
Plus Israeli Interior Minister orders detention of Sudanese immigrants
Prominent Jews like the Harvard lawyer have spent years criticizing Obama. So, why are they endorsing him?
The maestro slams artistic boycotts and Israel’s Palestinian stance as his Philharmonic visits Carnegie Hall
The final stages of immigration to carry into 2014
Plus anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism on the European Left
Plus a look at foreign policy political ads
Oh, and the Sudan-Gaza link
Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.