Thanks to the Internet, Jerusalem seems closer than ever—but thanks to her government’s policy, remains out of reach
Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
An ancient principle of Judaism, debated at length in the Oral Law, is that it is a sin to count Jews—or is it?
My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared
When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my wedding vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.
Plus Iran called out on meddling, and more in the news
Plus the Moses Herzog of terrorists, and more in the news
Plus Iraqi church massacre, the Tea Party (Israeli), and more in the news
Plus go hug an Armenian! and more
Plus Bill Clinton to save the day? and more in the news
Plus the real problem with J Street, and more
Plus A’jad praises, meets with Hezbollah, and more in the news
Shiites applaud, others suspect
Plus Paladino and his rabbi, and more in the news
A brief history of information warfare
Iran maintains an information-warfare front—it’s called Hezbollah
Plus R.I.P. Penn, the Jew of ‘Mad Men,’ and more
Plus Sinai a hotspot, and more in the news
Plus nuclear reactors for all, and more
Plus U.N. vindicates Israel on tree, and more in the news
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past