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?
Discovery enables further research of the Nazi extermination camp
Three nabbed in investigation of 40 former guards still living in Germany
Ukrainian-American was among last living (alleged) Holocaust camp guards
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
What Obama and Bibi will say (and what Abbas will be thinking), and more in the news
Has justice been done to the last Nazi genocidaire?
Plus a daily digest of Armenian life and culture, and more in the news
Some post-Yom HaShoah reading
Plus, a questionable study and a Real Housewive’s tale
Plus the pros and cons of trying Demjanjuk, and more in the news
Plus, an East Jerusalem skirmish, Rothstein arraigned, and more
Might Germany prosecute other non-Germans?
Plus prisoner swapping, a defiant Iran, and more in the news
On Halloween, heresy, and Hitler
A Nobel, a threat, and more from the news
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.