‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
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.
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
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
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.
Forty percent of Jewish millennials may be unaffiliated. That doesn’t mean they’re not creating a new kind of Jewish world.
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Plus, Romney camp chased by adoring Orthodox wedding party
Sheldon Adelson to push for Pollard’s release, other things
Israel’s long-term health is also imperiled
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
But not before Allison Hoffman did
A question after Barak/Panetta, new sanctions, and Romney/Bibi
Plus Tal Law and Romney doubles down on Palestinian culture
Plus the Obama/Dennis Ross split that never was
Plus Israeli Judo, Jewish basketball, and Iran
Everything you need to know about Mitt’s visit (and more)
Plus his interview with Haaretz
How Dan Senor became the GOP candidate’s key emissary to Israel’s intelligentsia and the Washington policy scene
Plus Romney joins call for moment of silence at the Olympics
Floating Rice’s name as a possible vice president shows the Romney campaign’s lack of foreign-policy smarts
Plus the greatest video clip ever, and no more
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.