‘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
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
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?
Plus Romney gains Jewish support, Farrakhan blames the Jews, and more
Slams failed engagement, pledges visit to Jerusalem
Santorum, Paul, and Gingrich on the side of the road
Plus Rotem wants Arab judge sacked, Romney at AIPAC, and more
Who’s hot and who’s cold
Rick Santorum may not like it, but it has its benefits
Plus humanitarian aid for Homs, and more in the news
Ron Paul’s compliance today could lead to Rand Paul’s dominance later
Supporters say social issues are secondary
Romney adviser Fred Malek takes a stand
The unstoppable power of the Super PACs
Mitt Romney’s candidacy has revived the canard that Mormons are plotting to take over America. Jews have faced that charge for centuries.
Plus Mormon baptisms of dead Jews, and more
The imminent landmark very few are talking about
Will Romney’s decisive victory in Florida smoke them out?
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.