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?
Suspected construction worker says botched kidnapping was business-related
Riots in East Jerusalem as Palestinians call the grisly murder a revenge act
Believed to have been shot to death soon after abduction
The two Hamas members have reportedly not been seen since the incident
How the national trauma of Kfar Etzion helped bring Israeli Yeshiva boys to the West Bank
Most violent confrontation in the week-long search for three abducted boys
51 Palestinians freed in 2011 among 240 arrested in search for missing teens
Israeli forces arrest more than 200 Palestinians in crackdown on Hamas
As Israeli forces carry out massive West Bank search for three missing teens
Hitchhikers, one of whom reportedly has U.S. citizenship, feared kidnapped
Charged with conspiracy to kidnap Jewish husbands refusing their wives a get
Menachem Stark’s body discovered in a dumpster at a Long Island gas station
In Medellín, Jewish converts try to leave the Inquisition, and Colombia’s civil war, behind
When it comes to brines, Sandor Katz bubbles with enthusiasm
More proof the language isn’t dying: interactive online courses
Anti-Semitic write-in candidate affiliated with white supremacist group
Discovery enables further research of the Nazi extermination camp
A case of mistaken MacArthur identity
If Israel and the Holocaust are most Jews’ points of identification, which holidays are really the High Holidays?
Controversy over the senator’s remarks has distracted from the real issue
Ringing in the Jewish New Year with an artisanal tahini and honey spread
‘Anti-Semitism Antenna’ will be accessible by phone and online
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.