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 vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
As political and financial crises deepen in Western Europe, French Jewry is facing a familiar test
Far-right French leader has got some repenting to do
National Front leader bravely responds by threatening to sue
François Hollande is favorite to be next French president
The French President has taken up the far-right line on ritual slaughter
And Israel becomes a part of the patrie, for voting purposes
France’s far-right Front National party, under leader Marine Le Pen, is shedding its history of anti-Semitism and becoming popular with Jewish voters
Ostensibly violates ‘no contact’ policy with far-right French party
Le Pen, daughter of notorious right-wing French politician, runs for president
Plus Sheen wins with Israelis, a Yiddisheh workout, and more
Plus Barak out of Labor, Palin unrepentant, and more in the news
Plus Le Pen’s good day, go Vols, and more in the news
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