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?
After 25 years, the CIA has declassified documents that show Jonathan Pollard never spied on the U.S. for Israel
Plus NSA declassifies Jonathan Pollard damage assessment
Sheldon Adelson to push for Pollard’s release, other things
Plus Israeli Judo, Jewish basketball, and Iran
Plus Jews in Spain!, Peres for Pollard, and more
Plus Mitt is menschy, Jews of the Corps, and more
Plus Hitler’s little book, Hitch deploys Yiddish, and more
Plus new Iran sanctions, the king of Jordan’s trip, and more in the news
Plus China, Russia slammed for vetoes, and more in the news
Plus SecDef warns of Israel’s isolation, and more in the news
Plus, Perry’s Jewish problem, Pollard’s secret, and more
Plus Pollard implores Obama, the next flotilla, and more in the news
Plus Peres and Obama talk Pollard, and more
Plus, Sabra throwdown, seperation of shul and state, and more
Plus hip prayer shawls, McCain calls for Pollard’s release, 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.