A strong communal response to a terrorist attack in the 1980s seeded a new generation of dynamic leaders
The Israeli-Palestinian conflict used to be complex. By partnering with terrorists, Mahmoud Abbas just made it very simple.
The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
In ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
This time, to teach Israels about Jews elsewhere
Palestinians more impoverished; ultra-Orthodox more hungry
Campaigns for a ‘Buycott’
Another scam, Ahmadinejad in line, and a settler speaks
How technology killed the silent, empty Israeli Yom Kippur experience
Because it’s a loss in the ‘Legitimacy War,’ Princeton prof argues
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
If Israel tries to attack Iran, Brzezinski says
With concert in Israel this week, after recovering from food poisoning
Refutes Gaza War criticisms UPDATED
Through Arab media, blogosphere
Obama plans a photo op, Russian inmates get sanctuary, and more in the news
Israeli woman dies after producing 1,400 descendants
Thanks to natural-gas deposits near Haifa
Tarantino in Israel, U.N. bias, and more in the news
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
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.