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?
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
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.