Last week’s assassination of Hezbollah commander Hassan Laqqis in Beirut was a taste of what may come
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
In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
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?
Synagogues are full and kosher restaurants abound as liberal immigrants, Orthodox singles, and secular Jews come together
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
Israel’s controversial new oath of allegiance reflects the reality of sectarian politics in the Middle East
Plus meet Congressman Grayson, and more in the news
With freeze over and talks alive, PM gets the win
Plus the worst-named limousine service ever, and more
But who is a Jew? A morning with Danny Ayalon
Plus a murky West Bank killing, and more in the news
Salam Fayyad, the West’s favorite Palestinian
Plus the Pope reductios ad Nazism, and more
Plus the kosher donkey, and more
Plus U.S. tries to open Syrian front, and more in the news
Plus your definitive Jewish Silly Bandz comparison, and more
Will U.S. groups back a Bibi freeze extension?
Plus which side will fold first, and more in the news
A Ramallah man struggles to find a reading public for Maimonides
Plus big win for Turkey’s Erdogan
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
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