‘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.
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
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.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
At conference’s opening night
Also Zionism, politics, with ‘Atlantic’ correspondent Goldberg
And implicitly disses Netanyahu
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
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.