In an excerpt from ‘Nuclear Iran,’ calculating, with scientific precision, just how far Iran has come in its quest for the bomb
I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
Trying to understand this baffling story, which we read on Yom Kippur, gave me insights into my mother’s death
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Former Maccabi Tel Aviv coach wins big with NBA star’s return to Cavaliers
Update: Israeli-born fundraiser linked congressman to charismatic rabbi Pinto
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
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.