The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
Alleged Mossad agent may appeal Polish decision
Plus more ships set sail, and more in the news
Alleged Mossad agent could face German trial
Plus one great big ball of falafel, and more
Plus Israel would have sold S.A. nukes, and more in the news
Plus Pinsky and the Boss, and more
Plus a new Dubai murder development! and more in the news
Where the U.S.-Israel alliance remains strong
Diplomats forced move over Dubai killing
Plus Shimon Peres’s ‘sex appeal,’ and more in the news
But Obama is more powerful than ever; and more in the news
Hamas official was not supposed to be suffocated
Following the money to the Mossad
Plus MoDo on the Saudis, directing indirect talks, and more in the news
Today in the Dubai Murder Mystery
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.