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
Israelis don’t back America back
A haftorah of dire straits and new directions
After the World Cup, in Israel a relished distraction from daily life, the comedown is hard
Why Israel’s enemies will always be the darlings of Western intellectuals
Some U.S. immigrants to Israel chase both the Zionist dream and an American paycheck
Upcoming Toronto parade begs question
How an Israel-promoting web-video phenomenon bloomed in Latin America
Pop sensation could head for the Holy Land
Plus Livni goes off on Bibi, and more
A thousand children of migrant workers await deportation from Israel
‘The Ethicist’ weighs in!
Zechariah, the flotilla, and reflections on might and morality
And the fallout continues
Continuing the conversation on kids and Israel
New nonproliferation push
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.