From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
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
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
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
The prophets and Wikileaks, and more
Rotem bill, currently frozen, provoked strong opposition stateside
Summer is tomatoes and blockbusters, and more
Keret on soccer, a good-bye to Pekar, and more
Our cyberbullying article attracts L.A. father
A debate: Is cyberbullying inevitable, or can parents stop the tide?
Trans-global commuters, learning Yiddish, and more
Zionism goes viral, Jew v. Klan, and more
The wives’ Shabbat, and more
Illegal Israeli immigrants, World Cup, and more
These are a few of our favorite things, part 4
Contra Chabon, authors see use for Jewish exceptionalism
The movements try to get along, and more
So much hummus, fuzzy numbers, and more
The nose makes the man, and more
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.