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?
Video: With exit polls predicting surprises, Jerusalemites explained who they voted for in today’s election—and why
Cast a vote in the Israeli elections
Contrary to conventional wisdom, Israelis haven’t become radicals. They’ve just abandoned a delusion.
Everything you wanted to know, but were too disenchanted to ask
It could be 1967; more ominously, it could be 1984
Deal could lend electoral reform and even peace process momentum
Plus, making gelt, and bruchot for Beckham?
An unpretty portrait of kosher meat-processor owner
But at both far ends of political spectrum, memories aren’t so fond
Palestinian workers governed by Jordanian laws, weaker than Israel’s
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.