The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy
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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 ‘A Bintel Brief,’ Liana Finck draws a love-letter to the cowards, stoolies, brides, and sons who inspired Abraham Cahan
As the NBA playoffs begin, a new book revives the big stars, drugs, sex, and rivalries of Magic Johnson’s 1980s basketball dynasty
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
Gabriel Negrin, 25, the new head rabbi of Athens, will soon become the country’s chief rabbi—with an eye on renewing traditions
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To have conversations with Germans about Jews, I had to become an exhibition at Berlin’s Jewish Museum
Sandy Pyonin helped stars like Kyrie Irving and Al Harrington go pro. Why doesn’t he have a Wikipedia page?
Our adopted children escaped the misery of Russian orphanages. Others won’t be as lucky.
Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?
The casino mogul is out $70 million as Jewish voters re-elect Obama and Jewish GOP candidates lose
The Republican remembered for a slur is using his Jewishness to help orchestrate his political comeback
In West Jerusalem, neighborhood borders are often marked by the political graffiti sprayed on the streets
A trip to Israel connected participants to our Jewishness. But it didn’t make us more politically engaged.
What we say about Trayvon Martin’s killer, and what it says about us
Would be first rep. killed in America since Reconstruction
Barney Frank is very funny, but why?
How Sarah Silverman finally won me over
Vice reporter Simon Ostrovsky was taken by pro-Russian forces in Slovyansk
Assault charges filed in December attack of gay black man in Williamsburg
What it all means for the peace process
Exposed fellow white nationalists in 1987 for lesser prison term and new name
Vice reporter Simon Ostrovsky has dual American and Israeli citizenship
I love Philip Johnson’s buildings not in spite of him, but to spite him
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How reconciliation with Hamas reveals the PA boss’s true intentions
Admits to stealing more than $7 million from the charity organization
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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.