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?
Plus the Palestine Papers stir trouble, and more in the news
Plus Iran talks fizzle, an end to U.S. engagement, and more in the news
Druze leader Jumblatt sides with ‘the resistance’ against PM
Plus new Iran talks start, and more in the news
Plus Medvedev gets warm welcome in Jericho, and more in the news
Hezbollah grabs more power to Israel’s north
Plus China and Russia stand up to Iran, and more in the news
Sitting pretty, Party of God nonetheless has much to fear
Plus confidence on Iran, flailing on Lebanon, and more in the news
Plus Israel picks a side on Sudan, and more
Obama and PM meet; Israel’s northern border could turn chaotic
Do some in the West hold some in the Mideast to a different standard?
Plus U.S. stays out of offshore dispute, and more in the news
Plus long live the King, and more
Plus the ADL still likes Hank, and more in 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.