Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my wedding vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Israel ambassador to skip J Street, plus planets’ names, Lambert’s laments, and more
Plays are slated to take their place
‘Peace’ should come before ‘Israel,’ argues commentator
After ‘Weekly Standard’ applies pressure
N.Y. pols abandon J Street, a rough pageant, and a would-be Jewish state
Group deserves credit for moving U.S. views on Israel, Alterman says in ‘NYT’
‘Forward’ reports that ambassador is still considering invitation
Molestation arrests up in Brooklyn, mock court puts Abbas in slammer, Maurice Sendak, and more
Bad PR for the left-leaning Israel lobby group
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
Left-leaning Israel lobby group is generational shift, James Traub says
To be more like AIPAC
New National Jewish Democratic Council president David Harris must lead the group in the age of Obama
Introducing Z Street, a counterpoint to J Street
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past