The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
A round-up of fake news we wish were true and true news we wish were fake
This week: The Egyptian president counters claims of anti-Semitism…with more anti-Semitism
A political round up from Germany and Egypt
Zionism and the coming age of isolation
Israeli television claims Ethiopian women were forced to take contraceptive shots
Plus RIP Birger Stromsheim, Morsi’s new power grab
Plus Adelson will continue to give and Kadima is depleted
Plus Ed Koch admitted to the hospital; expected to be out by 88th birthday
Ceasefire looming? Egypt’s role, Iron Dome, Tel Aviv, and more
Is there a new front opening in the battle?
Plus Macedonia holds its first-ever Limmud conference
Plus President Obama clarifies U.S. relationship with Egypt: “not an ally”
Plus a top Iranian scientist may be resuming nuclear weapons research
Plus Jewish baseball great Kevin Youkilis to play for Israel
Plus, Michael Oren says the Israeli embassy was targeted by Iran
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