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.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
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
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Inside baseball on Jerusalem bureau chiefs past and present
A reminder of how many days there are
Plus, election day in Egypt, El Al ‘ambassadors,’ and more
Qaddafi mourned from the streets of Brooklyn to the shores of Tripoli
Kadima party leader says American Jews being put in a tough position
Plus, Arab League considers Security Council, creepy Breivik surgery, and more
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Plus, Beck moves march, Mossad among the sheep, and more
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Plus, Sharansky on Bonner, Bachman on Benedikt, and more
Jeffrey Goldberg interviews William Kolbrener
Plus at his Beck and call, baby Portman, and more
Although he forgot our name, oh well
Plus, West Bank mosque arson, anti-anti-circumcision victory, and more
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.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.