From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Following Putin’s rejection of Bibi’s plea to not bolster Syrian air defense
Plus Benghazi hearings polarize and Syria’s lost generation
The actor/writer/director talks to Jewcy about anxiety and Hebrew School
Plus Neil Diamond to donate ‘Sweet Caroline’ profits to Boston victims
A look at David Duchovny’s paranormal-obsessed character
Revisiting copywriter Michael Ginsberg before Sunday’s Season 6 premiere
A Yiddish-inflected horoscope that’s equal parts astrology and menschy
Plus bad things keep happening at bucolic Oberlin College
‘The Gatekeepers’ and ’5 Broken Cameras’ vie for the Academy Award
When a teenager’s weight issues and Jewish identity intersect
The 84-year-old sex therapist gave Jewcy some romantic help
Rabbi who assists Satmar abuse victims attacked in Williamsburg
Plus have anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric left American college campuses?
Plus a plan to legalize the settlements in the West Bank?
Plus Arlen Specter eulogized
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.