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
Would provide marriage rights for non-Jewish Israelis
Biennial drill will test both countries’ missile-defense systems
Plus nukes for all, an ambivalent Egypt, and more
An admission they were broken, or needed update for age of terrorism?
Plus hate on parade, wholesome pinups, and more
And we write an entire item without making a Jews-and-Chinese food joke!
Plus voices of reason, a scary costume and more
‘Haaretz’ reports reps of both nations were at Cairo non-proliferation conference
To honor her body, the writer visits a Tel Aviv tattoo parlor
Israel ambassador to skip J Street, plus planets’ names, Lambert’s laments, and more
Plus apologies, self-defense, and more in the news
U.S. scientist sold information to agents posing as Mossad
Arab Israeli ‘Jerusalem Post’ writer blames Palestinian leadership, too
Judge isn’t happy with reaction to his U.N. report
Goldstone concerned that UNHRC missed half the point of his report
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.