The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Defends NYRB piece, which was originally for NYT Mag
Warns Zionism is increasingly for the Orthodox
Report: Conflict is question of when, not if
There’s linkage, too, between U.S. actions in Iraq and Afghanistan and Faisal Shahzad’s bombing attempt in Times Square
Analyzing a poll that found 42% approval
David Cameron to be Britain’s prime minister
Britain’s maybe-new top diplomat, and more
South Lebanon Army soldiers fought alongside IDF troops in their country and followed them south when Israel withdrew. Now they’re waiting for a chance to go home.
Is Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg the new face of anti-Israel politics in the United Kingdom?
San Francisco’s Federation puts new restrictions on its grants, worrying Bay Area Jewish-studies profs
Plus de-linking ‘linkage,’ non-Ambassador Dershowitz, and more in the news
When it comes to criticizing Obama on Israel, he says yes
A boon to all three, a threat to Islamist terrorism
A tour of restaurants in the Holy Land
Local techies see the device as akin to food, shelter
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