Abbas is facing an internal challenge to his leadership, and that—not Israeli housing plans—is why he’s bailing on Kerry
The problem with our politics isn’t the collapse of left or right; it’s our inability to think rigorously about the challenges we face
Jack Balkin, Richard Primus, Randy Barnett, and Eugene Kontorovich talk about how Judaism influences their work
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
Exclusive footage of Anthony Ciccone singing his sister’s hit ‘Like a Prayer’: ‘It means something to me,’ he says
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Every year, we sweep away crumbs from our cabinets. But we’re often afraid to sweep away stuff we’d be better off without.
Retired in Century Village, he has a newfound passion for NBA basketball that keeps him going and keeps us connected
Your afternoon sports round-up!
Dolph Schayes on the NBA playoffs
Israeli baller gets his wish and departs Sacramento
Their ‘Sports Illustrated’ squad goes all the way
Weiner follower of Pinto, Islam?
Owner Mark Cuban, victorious at last, leaves it all on the court
Dallas, down 1-0, has great Jewish player on its side
Rabbi’s adviser and translator moved DVDs from Montreal
Exposé turns up sketchiness in Rabbi Pinto’s operations
You can bet on it (but don’t)
In related news, I hate LeBron
Maybe-Jewish star returns from the Holy Land
And Scheyer could play for another Evil Empire
Oh, plus that LeBron James character
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.
No one Lynn talked to understood how she, the child of a survivor, could cut ties with her family. Then she met Inga.