‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
He was the poet of normal life in a culture still beholden to its foundational myths
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?
A nonprofit called Elijah’s Journey tried to raise awareness about suicide and mental illness in a specifically Jewish context
My mother has corresponded with inmates for years, offering a sense of community—especially during the High Holidays
Tread carefully, the rabbis warn, when seeking to understand creation or envision God
Her Hatnua party is the first to join Bibi at the Knesset altar
The coalition game: Who’s in — and who’s out
Israel’s love affair with centrist parties enters new chapter with Yair Lapid
My 7-year-old told me to vote for the party that ‘gives the most peace,’ but there were none on offer in Israel’s election
The Yesh Atid party leader shows his acting chops in a film from the nineties
For those keeping score at home
The centrist’s simple but emotionally profound Zionism could lead to an Israel less at war with itself
Looking at the prevailing narratives about Israel
Plus more looks at the Israeli election
Plus will Great Britain exit the EU? Prolly not.
Looking at the Israeli election’s big winner
If accurate, Likud-Beiteinu holds 31 with Yesh Atid second
With hours to go, some election surprises
Early estimates suggest that nearly 50% of eligible voters have cast ballots
Cast a vote in the Israeli elections
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
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.