From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Days after being stabbed in a Tel Aviv café, my African student remains determined to learn the Aleph-Bet
Leaving London’s games without a single medal, Israel needs to get serious about its commitment to sports
Plus, the Shin Bet arrests two in infamous lynching case from 2000
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?
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.