Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
The problem with our politics isn’t the collapse of left or right; it’s our inability to think rigorously about the challenges we face
Jack Balkin, Richard Primus, Randy Barnett, and Eugene Kontorovich talk about how Judaism influences their work
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
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
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
Every year, we sweep away crumbs from our cabinets. But we’re often afraid to sweep away stuff we’d be better off without.
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
The myriad problems with and underlying logic for reconciliation
Ex-pres., publisher said to falsely market ‘anti-Israel propaganda’
A Columbia professor tours East Jerusalem, where national histories clash, converge, and intertwine
N.Y. congressman was Schumer’s mentor-turned-foe
Obama’s embrace of Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatens both Israel and the Palestinian Authority
Noshing at the White House, last month and through the years
Cameron condemns, Abbas has a prize, and more flotilla reax
Maybe American liberal Zionism simply isn’t worth saving
Bemoans lack of ‘real progress’ since 1979
Defense minister utters a very big word
Hating Israel but loving peace, recalling Derrida, killing Jimmy Carter, and more
The emailed rant that’s been making the forwarded-by-relatives rounds
Shouldn’t he be fasting, too?
Jason Carter has been praised by ADL
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.
No one Lynn talked to understood how she, the child of a survivor, could cut ties with her family. Then she met Inga.